Perth Remembered celebrates the rich history of the town of Perth that was established as a military settlement in 1816, shortly after the War of 1812. This site was created as a personal tribute to the town that so many have loved over the years and to coincide with the town’s 200th anniversary in 2016. This site offers a brief pictorial history of The Town of Perth and Lanark County with links to more detailed historical records and books by local historians and Historical Societies. The site is constantly being updated with new images and information. Every effort has been made to credit all images.
There is also a MESSAGE BOARD page if anyone wants to share a personal story, a remembrance that would be of interest of their time or ancestors time in Perth. If you have interesting historical images you can send them along through my email or by way of message board in Perth Remembered Facebook page. Please feel free to comment or to correct any inaccuracies to any information on historical fact(s).
Visit the Perth Remembered Store to view a variety unique gifts celebrating Perth’s Historical Past. The merchandise will also feature past iconic images from Perth’s businesses and industry that have contributed to the history and growth of the town. If anyone has any suggestions of more or different images that might be incorporated please feel free to pass them along.
If you have a priceless family photograph that has been damaged over time you can send it into Perth Remembered for restoration. Price for restoration will be quoted after the photo has been assessed. Photos should be scanned at 300 pixels per inch to ensure high resolution for quality reproduction. Follow this link: PHOTO RESTORATION