A post office in Laxton Township, Victoria County, Ontario 30 miles north of Lindsay, the county seat, and nearest banking location, and 7 miles north of Coboconk on the G T R, the nearest railway station. It contains a Methodist church and common school. Stage three tirnes a week to Carson’s Siding.
Robert Staples, Postmaster
Tallman Henry, saw mill
…from 1898-99 Eastern Ontario Gazetteer and Directory