Bancroft is a town of 3,900 people in a large rural area in , 100 km north of Belleville. The town was once a centre for logging, trapping and mining; uranium mining began in the 1950s and ended in 1982.

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Hardware store
Home Hardware Stores Ltd. is a privately held Canadian home improvement, construction materials, and furniture retailer. is situated 2½ km northwest of Bancroft.

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Bancroft is a town located on the York River in Hastings County in the Canadian province of . Photo: P199, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Faraday is a township in the province of , located within Hastings County. is situated 3 km west of Bancroft. Photo: P199, Public domain.


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