Ashton Village: Past and Present, Here and Now

This picture does as good a job as any at encapsulating what you’ll find in the “downtown core” of Ashton, Ontario, a tiny village tucked away in a quiet southwest corner of rural Ottawa. This sign, located in the heart of Ashton at the intersection of Flewellyn Road and Ashton Station Road, points to both the thriving present, and ghosts of the faded past.

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