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Make cheque or money order payable to:

The County of Elgin

450 Sunset Drive

St. Thomas, Ontario N5R 5V1

Postage, Handling & Taxes:

Inside Canada: $2.00 postage & handling for first book, $1.50 for each additional book

Outside Canada: $3.00 for first book, $2.50 for each additional book.

**Please include your Name and Mailing Address**

Email the County Archivist at archivist@elgin.ca

Tremaine's Map of the County of Elgin, 1864 $20.00

Reproduced in atlas form on a township by township basis in 2002, this map lists property owners on each lot and contains an alphabetical index.

Garrett Oakes. Tales of a Pioneer $10.00

Garrett Oakes was one of the first settlers on the Talbot Road in Yarmouth Township (1810). In the 1870's he wrote his memoirs in the form of a series of newspaper articles. These have been reprinted and extensively footnoted. This volume provides a fascinating and detailed picture of early life in the Talbot Settlement.

Sims' History of Elgin County. Volume II by Hugh J. Sims.

Covers the communities beginning with the letters M to R. $7.50

Sims' History of Elgin County. Volume III by Hugh J. Sims. 

Covers the communities beginning with the letters S to Z. $7.50

Other Publications:

  • Aylmer: A Walk Through Time - $2.50
  • Belmont Beneath the Surface - $2.50

Limited quantities of publications available.