The Return to Family Values
This video tours you through the wonderful Christmas Tree industry here in New Ross and shows the importance of family values behind these great trees.
In August, 1816, Captain William Ross along his wife Mary, five children and 172 disbanded soldiers established the New Ross settlement. Captain Ross built a small log house overlooking Lake Lawson, and the following year, with axe and whip saw, he built the frame house which can still be seen with a visit to Ross Farm Museum. His soldiers all received land around the community and began clearing the land and establishing our great community. As the years went on many industries developed here including coopering, mining, Christmas tree growing and many more.Read More...