Ice Harvesting on the Trent river

ships and steamers

fighting tug boats

 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

Its official address may have been 58 Dundas Street West, but everyone knew it as "Mark Tripp's corner".

InObscura films

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

Henry T  P  Comstock was born at Trenton, Ontario, 1820

Hazel Farley

the quinte hotel


Air station tornado


The post office

Before the Bridge there was the ferry...

the bridge

the manor was one of the most picturesque places in the area and was the subject of many postcards.

William Bleasdell took a particular interest in the geology of the Trenton area, and the granite boulder