ruralroutes.com and ruralroutes.ca thank all of their supporters for 25 years of success!

The concept of rural tourism involves agri, eco, cultural, adventure, community based, historical, wine, rural craft, festival, bird-watching, photography, educational, sports, campsite, etc.This turn-key database is the perfect home based business for anyone that wants to escape the urban rat race. Talk to us.

Read about buying this website as the owner is retiring.

Click to return to website.


Blackstock

Phone : (905) 986-4997
Your Host(s) : Penny's Mini Mart


14020 Old Scugog Rd.
Blackstock, Ontario
L0B 1B0

Take Control of this Listing
Increase traffic to this record by adding photos, videos, and embedded social media feeds.

Ontario Tourism Region : York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 195. In Scugog T., Durham Reg., just off Hwy 7 A, 10 km E of Port Perry.
  • John and Thomas Tooley were the first settlers and for a time the place was called Tooley's Corners.
  • Later it was called Williamsburg after another settler, William Hooey. In 1851 the post office opened as Cartwright, the name taken from the original township.
  • In 1887 the name was changed to Blackstock for George Tate Blackstock, a Toronto lawyer who twice ran unsuccessfully in the federal riding of Durham West.


Address of this page: http://www.ruralroutes.com/blackstock



Need driving directions? Enter your location:

Blackstock, Phone : (905) 986-4997

Have something to say about Blackstock?

Tell us, and we'll tell the world!

Your name:
Your email address:
Your phone number:
(optional)   
Your Review:

Visitors to this page: 9,375     This record last updated: April 13, 2009