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Title Page
Author's Preface
1 The Road through Richmond Hill
2 First Peoples on the Land
3 The European Settlers Arrive
4 From Miles' Hill to Richmond Hill: The Birth of a Community
5 Tories and Reformers
6 Stagecoach Lines and Railway Tracks
7 The Neighbours at Mid-Century
8 Fire Brigades and Fence Viewers
9 Picture Post Card Village of the 1880s and 1890s
10 Rails through Richmond Hill
11 The Flowering of Richmond Hill
12 The Village Transformed
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Montgomery's Tavern
1   20 The designated meeting place was Montgomery's Tavern on Yonge Street, north of present-day
2   no difficulty until they reached Montgomery's Tavern, where a rebel guard blocked the road.
3   the second guard. In passing the door at Montgomery's house I heard an order given, either 'prepare to fire'
4   which was drawn up about fifty yards below Montgomery's. We failed in getting through. They got hold
5   Colonel Robert Moodie outside Montgomery's Tavern on December 4, 1837, from a pen and ink drawing
6   by the rebel force still gathered at Montgomery's. Initially threatened with execution as a spy,
7   ill-clad and poorly armed rebels left Montgomery's and marched down Yonge Street towards
8   force of some five to six hundred at Montgomery's Tavern. During the second "battle" the rebels were routed
9   7, the day of the government assault on Montgomery's Tavern, Colonel Moodie was buried in the churchyard
10   Crew: Crew escaped from his captors at Montgomery's Tavern and made his way home to Richmond Hill. On
11   of the rebels after the battle of Montgomery's Farm was almost impossible - even on horseback."

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