Built in 1874: Original home of John Kernaghan.
Engine 81 is a steam engine nicknamed ‘Old 81’ by the residents of Palmerston. Resting on its own track in the Palmerston Lions Heritage Park, it proudly surveys the downtown area. ‘Old 81’ turned one hundred years old in 2010.
Built in 1877: Original home of Hugh Gordon.
Built in 1874: Original home of William Thackeray
Built in 1868: Original home of Wm. Taylor.
As part of the Town of Minto's economic development strategy, the Town, in partnership with the Minto Chamber of Commerce have developed a Creative Industry Business Incubator called LaunchIt Minto. LaunchIt Minto strives to assist new businesses to start, grow and succeed in a creative environment.