Mary Bleeckers Gilbert house grew and became the renown Gilbert Hotel spanning almost 100 years in Trenton, Ontario
A place called Trenton
Historical stories of our town
the quinte hotel
The post office
Its official address may have been 58 Dundas Street West, but everyone knew it as "Mark Tripp's corner".
Mount Pelion .... surprisingly there is very little information about this part of town .. so i have tried to piece together what little there is .
In 1854 Peter Begg a school teacher and budding journalist bought a printing press and he founded the first newspaper in Trenton
fighting tug boats
Ice Harvesting on the Trent river
ships and steamers
TRENTON'S FIRST FEMALE DOCTOR, Ada Alfaretta Funnell
the manor was one of the most picturesque places in the area and was the subject of many postcards.
Air station tornado
Before the Bridge there was the ferry...
William Bleasdell took a particular interest in the geology of the Trenton area, and the granite boulder
Henry T P Comstock was born at Trenton, Ontario, 1820