Dutton/Dunwich Barn Quilt Trail

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Elgin County

Flying Home

Flying Home - Half of Lot B, Concession 5 N of A, Dunwich Township has been in the McCallum family since 1866. The other half has been in the family for all but 25 years of that period.

Quilt Address:

32857 Aberdeen Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.734011, -81.457232

Tree of Life or Pinetree

Tree of Life or Pine Tree - One of the earliest and often used atterns by early settlers.

Quilt Address:

31375 Chalmers Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.721385, -81.500963

Grandmas Garden

Grandma's Garden - Painted by Laura Hathaway, 2'by 2'. Traditional quilt block with this name.

Quilt Address:

12685 Cowal Road
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.737494, -81.483882

End of Day

End of Day - Blue and white colors were chosen as these are our two favourite colours. We have lived on a farm all our lives and enjoy watching the sunset at the 'end of the day'.

Quilt Address:

31456 Duff Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.733207, -81.511959

Highland Country

Highland Country -  This quilt depicts the symbol of pharmacy -  the mortar and pestle representative of Ron's profession and co-ownership of Highland Pharmacy, Dutton for almost 40 years.

Quilt Address:

14083 Highland Road
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.726319, -81.550938

Country Farm

Country Farm -  a 2' by 2'. Having lived our lives in the country and on farms, we chose this pattern to symbolize our background. We appreciate country life and raising our family in the wide open spaces that country provides.

Quilt Address:

27041 Thomson Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.614460, -81.545487

Four Corners

Four Corners - These corners are named for Henry Coyne who arrived here in 1817 and built an inn. For many years, Coyne's Road was the route south to the busy lake dock at Tyrconnell from which grain and timber were shipped.

Quilt Address:

28143 Talbot Line
Wallacetown , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.610528, -81.499956

Scotch Thistle

Scotch Thistle -   This quilt block is hung in recognition of and appreciation for the

Quilt Address:

28620 Marsh Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.648259, -81.521133

Lucky Charm

Stay tuned, story to follow.

Quilt Address:

33025 Erin Line
Fingal , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.670825, -81.367077

Star of Bethleham

Star of Bethleham - Archibald, the brother of Duncan McKillop,whose descendants still manage the farm he cleared at 24810 Talbot Line, settled here in the early 1800s.

Quilt Address:

30312 Talbot Line
Wallacetown , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.643083, -81.453691

Wallacetown Fair Grounds

Wallacetown Fair Grounds

Quilt Address:

Wallacetown , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.628118, -81.469466

Family Circle

Family Circle - Story to follow

Quilt Address:

32943 Pioneer Line,
Iona Station , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.722552, -81.438231

Turkey Tracks

Turkey Tracks - While turkeys have been native to North America and this area, Norman and Florence McWilliam have grown turkeys for commercial purposes at this location for close to 50 years.

Quilt Address:

13500 Coyne Rd.
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.687641, -81.591732

Welcome with Open Arms

Welcome with Open Arms - Pamela & Jesper Andersen, Proprietors LAVENDER SENSE Farm, Boutique & Retreat  Elgin County’s first barn quilt, was erected in 2010.

Quilt Address:

28011 Ash Line
Wallacetown , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.602252, -81.490330

Farmers Daughter

Nancy painted this quilt block for her Mom Marg’s barn. Both Nancy and her Mom are Farmer’s Daughters

Quilt Address:

32238 Shackleton Line
Wallacetown , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.701614, -81.443466

The Thames

The Thames - Our property is located on a gentle bend of the lower Thames River. Much of the Thames is surrounded by deciduous Carolinian Forests and agriculture land.

Quilt Address:

32960 Duff Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.753614, -81.479097

Friendship Block

Friendship Block - Ken is the fourth generation of his family to own this farm. It was purchased by his great grandfather Archie C. Campbell from Norman Fletcher.

Quilt Address:

13292 Cowal Road
Iona Station , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.747091, -81.496478

School House

School House - It was on this lot in 1850 that the first School house was started but not completed.

Quilt Address:

31980 Duff Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.739526, -81.500964

Maple Leaf

Maple Leaf - Duncan & Eileen's nieces, Dianne (McTavish) Lyons and Nancy Carroll, painted the quilt block for them. The maple leaves reminded them of family picnics in the spring and fall in the woods.

Quilt Address:

31182 Celtic Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.735555, -81.531282

Envelope Motif

Envelope Motif - In 1860 a post office was built in the thriving community of Campbellton. It stood one concession south of this farm, at the corner of Coyne Road and Duff Line.

Quilt Address:

28260 Celtic Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.691063, -81.594153

No Place Like Home

No Place Like Home -  a 2'x2', As we grow older and as our family expands and have homes of their own, we realize there needs to be a place to return to for family meals, family reuniting and were the door is always open.  No matt

Quilt Address:

27041 Thomson Line
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.614460, -81.545445

Tobacco Road

Tobacco Road - Pioneer Line formally Back Street was one of many tobacco farm areas in West Elgin. The industry attracted many Europeans into growing the crop.

Quilt Address:

24560 Pioneer Line
West Lorne , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.592269, -81.623744

McNeil Tartan

McNeil Tartan - The McNeil family emigrated from Scotland to this location in 1843.

Quilt Address:

30282 Shackleton Line
Wallacetown , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.675037, -81.481737

The Dutch Apple

The Dutch Apple - The apple in the middle represents the apple orchard the VanBrenk`s started in 1973 and has grown into a fruit farm and nursery that is now run by the second generation of VanBrenk`s.

Quilt Address:

31760 Erin Line,
Wallacetown , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.639326, -81.410969

Irish Star

Irish Star - Col. Thomas Talbot's first settlers arrived near here in 1809 and were all related to Leslie Patterson, an Irishman from County Fermanagh.

Quilt Address:

29424 Lakeview Line
Wallacetown , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.606556, -81.446074

Horse'n Around

Horse'n Around - Mac Lilley Farms Limited is a Standardbred Horse Breeding and Training center.

Quilt Address:

28322 Chalmers Line,
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.673759, -81.569287

Celtic Sunrise

Celtic Sunrise - 2’ by 2’. This block and colors were chosen for several reasons. Celtic coincides with the road we live on.

Quilt Address:

30156 Celtic Line,
Dutton , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.722173, -81.552055

Rail Star

Rail Star - Sponsored by the Wallacetown Women’s Institute Wallacetown Community Hall 

Quilt Address:

29593 Talbot Line,
Wallacetown , ON
Canada
Ontario CA
Coordinates:
42.636484, -81.466568