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Table of Contents

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
Epilogue
Appendices
Table of Illustrations
Index
Patterson Brothers
1   accompany this manufacturing enterprise, Patterson Brothers established their own "company town." The
2   Patterson Brothers, the move only delayed the inevitable at a time of
3   departure of the Patterson works and the decline of the Patterson community
4   Major Mackenzie Drive. The "firm" was Patterson Brothers, and its factory was located along the
5   Mr. Mahoney worked at the Patterson implement factory for $1.50 a day. There Patterson
6   were generally far from satisfactory, the Patterson works were exemplary - well ventilated, neat, clean,
7   1884 - a time when prospects appeared rosy. Company output for the year was expected to be 400
8   1885, however, Patterson's found itself in difficulties. The firm wanted
9   endorsed their council's $35,000 bonus, and Patterson's moved "lock, stock and implements" to
10   - too little, too late to save the Patterson farm implement business from leaving the district in 1886, but with great

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