Udora
    

Phone : (705) 228-8212
Your Host(s) : Udora Community Hall

Udora, ON (Nearby: Leaskdale, Pefferlaw, Zephyr, Virgil, Sunderland)

  • Udora Mill (Peers Grist Mill) Built by Thomas and Lancelot Bolster in the town of Udora around the 1860s, it operated as a gristmill until it closed in 1975, Its alternate name, Peers Grist Mill, refers to its 90 year ownership by the peers family.

24 Victoria Rd.
Udora, Ontario
L0C 1L0


Ontario Tourism Region : York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 61. In the Region of York-Durham on a tributary to Pefferlaw Br. and C. Rds. 32 & 82,46 km NW of Whitby.
  • William Snodden laid out village lots in 1854, after which the place wa called Snodden's Corners. In 1862 the commmunity was renamed Udora afte settler Udora Bret-hour Webster, sometimes misspelled as Eudora.
  • The oral tradition versions which follow are courtesy of Allan McGillivray of the Uxbridge Scott Museum: A local meeting was held to select a name for the community.
  • The chairman, soliciting suggestions, looked down at Dora Brethour and said, 'What about you, Dora?' Another version is that during the same meeting Dora Brethou was in another room making tea and dropped a pot. Someone said, 'Is that you Dora?'


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