Settler of township lots: Lot 4, Conc. 5, Stanhope
Location: Map point is the approximate location within this 98 acre lot west of Coulter Lake north from Switchback Drive.
Dates of residency:
Interesting facts: q
The favourite sport in Stanhope’s early days was baseball. Each settlement boasted a nine, and no summer event, be it picnic, Dominion Day or the Twelfth of July, was complete without a contest between the leading teams. So enthusiastic was the Boshkung group that they thought nothing of, after a hard day’s work in the fields, walking 5 or 6 miles from the head of the lake to Guin’s Corners where the practices were held. One of the player was Sandy Beatty. Source: In Quest of Yesterday by Nila Reynolds. Published by The Provisional County of Haliburton, Minden, Ontario 1973 pg. 310