A.Y. Jackson was one of Manotick’s best known residents. He would later abandon the Long Island idyll for Centretown. Image: Library and Archives Canada / National Film Board / Acc. 1971-271 NPC Box 70 Item 89167.

Swinging westward, the next contribution came from the Trustees of the Police Village of Manotick, which was then caught between four separate townships, far from their main centres, and unable to have problems solved at that level.

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