Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (March 13, 2016)
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Woodstock is found within the center of South Western Ontario, on the junction of highways 401 and 403, 50 km east of London and 60 km west of Kitchener. Woodstock is the most important municipality in Oxford County, a county recognized for its wealthy farmland, and for its dairy and money crop farming. in addition to being “The Dairy Capital of Canada”, Woodstock additionally has a wide business base, a lot of that's on the topic of the automobile production undefined. In 1792, Sir John Graves Simcoe turned Lieutenant Governor of higher Canada and made plans for the advance of the internal of higher Canada. to hurry improvement within the in moderation populated inside of the province, Simcoe granted entire townships to land businesses who have been obligated to usher in settlers. cost all started in Woodstock in 1800. The early settlers have been American immigrants from big apple kingdom. elevated immigration from nice Britain within the 1820s and 1830s, together with the part pay officials Henry Vansittart and Andrew Drew. gentle highway memorializes A. W. mild, the 1st of the army officials to reach within the sector. He was once a retired colonel, had released numerous books, and had many rules and masses enthusiasm for the payment on the west finish.