Posts Tagged With: “Dover”

Annual Kenton Car Show

The Kenton Ruritan Club sponsors the Annual Kenton Car Show. This event is tenatively scheduled on the first Saturday of October each year from 9-2-PM. Check the Town Website Event Schedule for details on this event. The Kenton Ruritan Club will be soliciting businesses for door prizes for the car show. Anyone who knows of […]

Amish Community

The Dover Amish settlement, founded in 1915, lies to the west of the city. The Dover community was settled by Pennsylvania, Kansas, Ohio, and Michigan Amish. Today Dover consists of 9 church districts.

Colonial Public House

The origin of this community can be traced to the mid-18th century, when growing travel between Dover and the head of the Chester River resulted in the establishment of a Public House here to support the needs of travelers. Increasing commerce led to the growth of settlement. First known as Grog-Town and Lewis’ Cross Roads, […]