Lakefield, Ontario

Lakefield, Ontario

In 1900, Robert Butchart, John M. Kilbourn, George S. Kilbourn, Francis H. Kilbourn, Horace B. Smith and William Bravender incorporated the Lakefield Portland Cement Company at Lakefield, Ontario with the intention of supplying Portland cement for the construction of Trent-Severn Waterway.

Lakefield Portland Cement Company letterhead, 1904 (Author's collection)
Lakefield Portland Cement Company letterhead, 1904 (Author’s collection)

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