Cooper's Falls, Ontario

Established in 1876

In 1876, Thomas Cooper had built a home and general store near were the black river becomes a waterfall.  A post office was establish by 1878 and Thomas added his surname as the name of the settlement.  Lumber industry soon grew in the surrounding lands and Thomas built a sawmill.  The local lumbermen sustained the general store and the small settlement added a number of other businesses such as a cheese factory and blacksmith.  Today the population stands at 14.


Copyright: Robert Snache
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11742x5871
Taken: 02/11/2011
Uploaded: 03/11/2011
Updated: 26/08/2014


Tags: coopers falls; muskoka; lights; ghost town
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