Robert Allen is recorded as a partner in the North Star Roller Mill in December 1884 [FFG 6 Dec 1884; 2]. He sold out his share to John A. Ellis in March of 1886 [CP 2 April 1886; 6].
Business Type: Steam Grist Mill
The lack of a grist mill was felt throughout Fenelon Township by 1884. Rumours of a new woodenware factory appeared in the press that spring, but everyone knew something was up for the SW corner of Colborne and Bonds streets [FFG 2 Aug 1884; 2]. Hand was able to announce by mid-August that “Messrs. McDougall […]