Tagged: Jock River


Historical Factoids No. 16 – 20

To honour Richmond’s 200th anniversary, local historian Marion Scott is posting factoids about our rich history on her blog, Richmond Heritage. Over the next year you should expect to see 200 pieces of information that...


Historic Factoid #3 -5

Did you ever wonder how the land in Richmond got parceled out or how the Jock got its name? Factoid #3. Col. George T. Burke, the Superintendent of the Richmond Settlement, acted as land agent. He...


PHOTOS: Submit Yours!

I ran across this outstanding photo of the Jock River a few years ago when searching for pictures online.  It shows just how beautiful the Jock is!  It was taken by Rudy Pohl of...