By Scott Kennedy,Jeanne Hopkins
The warfare of 1812 used to be slightly over while the folk of York turbines felled the timber that might develop into the 1st St. John’s Anglican Church. in-built 1816 on land donated through pioneer settlers Joseph and Catherine Shepard, the little log church used to be the 1st outpost of St. James Church within the city of York and the 1st parish church in what might at some point turn into the town of Toronto. The brick church that stands there at the present time, excessive at the land overlooking Hogg’s hole, used to be accomplished in 1844. although enlarged and more suitable through the years, it keeps to function a welcoming position of worship and a priceless repository of Canadian history.
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