Interesting information about the history of Hamilton Mountain appears in many places on the Internet. We are sometimes warned about the dubious accuracy of things on the Internet but the same caution could be offered about material that has appeared in print. It is always good to look for confirmation in other sources. These links, accompanied with a short explanatory note, are merely illustrations of what is there to be found.
Concession Street Business Improvement Area This website also includes a lot of historical material on the Concession Street area.
Rymal Family Commemorative Plaque Some background to the erection of a historical plaque commemorating the Rymal family that is located on the north-east corner of Upper Paradise Road and Mohawk Road West.
When You and I were Young, Maggie Did you know that this popular song, sung around the world, was composed right here on Hamilton Mountain? See the Wikipedia entry about the song. The Glanford Heritage Society has posted information about this song. Also, see Margaret Clark Johnson's burial information.
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The banner graphic on this page depicts a view of the escarpment taken from the lower city near Dundurn Street. (Courtesy of Gary Kaulback.)