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Cape Rich     ()    
No Longer Exists     

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Location
Geographic*: St Vincent Township, Grey County
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Established as post office 1853-1920; Name removed from maps by government in 1945

Cape Rich is now located and has been since 1942 inside the Meaford military base. It has no dwellings or permanent inhabitants. It is utilized by the base as a training ground and the original gravel pit is still being drawn from by the military.1; Originally known as St. Vincent, Cape Rich is currently located on the north-east peninsula of now Canadian Forces Base Meaford, north of the town of Meaford. Village in mentioned in a book written by local historian Ron Brown.2

Source(s) of Information:

  • 1Dave Mason
  • 2Craig Matzke
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