Sprague Foods of Belleville celebrating the history of the canning industry in Prince Edward County!
It was an imposing brick building three stories high with ornate exterior details including an iron balcony along the full length of the building and an elaborate octagonal cupola that established The Royal as the dominant heritage fixture of the town’s skyline.
Macdonald is not my hero. He is not my villain. I have always described him as an imperfect man living in imperfect times – just like us.
The community watched in horror as an 1875 former Methodist Church was demolished on Picton’s Main Street. The destruction of the building was rated as one of the top ten heritage losses of that year by the National Heritage Trust of Canada. Today, the site remains a weedy, vacant lot.