Ontario Tourism Region : Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe
Description From Owner:
- Pop. 523. In Medonte T., Simcoe C., on Hwy 93,28 km SE of Penetanguishene. Patrick Murphy, a retired soldier, settled in 1829.
- The community developed at the point where the Gloucester Rd. left the Penetanguishene Rd., halfway between Kempenfeldt Bay and Penetanguishene.
- When the post office was established in 1867, the place was named after Alexander Hill, local tavern-keeper.
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