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Richmond in Carleton County, Ontario — Central Canada
 

County of Carleton/Richmond Agricultural Society

 
 
County of Carleton Agricultural Society Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2017
1. County of Carleton Agricultural Society Marker
Inscription.

County of Carleton
Agricultural Society

1844 - 1944

Presented by
Ontario Department of Agriculture
in recognition of
One Hundred Years Service
September 8th 1944
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Richmond Agricultural Society
1844 - 1994

Presented by
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture,
Food and Rural Affairs
in recognition of
One Hundred and Fifty Years of Service


 
Erected 1944 by Ontario Department of Agriculture.
 
Location. 45° 11.704′ N, 75° 50.282′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Ontario, in Carleton County. Marker is on Perth Street just west of Huntley Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is adjacent to the Richmond Fairgrounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6107 Perth Street, Richmond, Ontario K0A 2Z0, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Richmond Military Settlement (here, next to this marker); War Memorial Cenotaph (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church
Richmond Agricultural Society Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2017
2. Richmond Agricultural Society Marker
(approx. half a kilometer away); Loyal Orange Lodge #151 (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Charles Lennox (approx. 4.8 kilometers away); Army / Armée (approx. 12.6 kilometers away); Family Life / la vie familiale (approx. 12.6 kilometers away); Navy / Marine (approx. 12.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
Also see . . .  Richmond Agricultural Society - History of the Richmond Fair. (Submitted on November 12, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. AgricultureMan-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
County of Carleton Agricultural Society and Richmond Agricultural Society Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2017
3. County of Carleton Agricultural Society and Richmond Agricultural Society Markers
Richmond Fairgrounds Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2017
4. Richmond Fairgrounds Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 12, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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