The Merritt House, located on Oak Hill in St.
Catharine's, Ontario, was once home to William Hamilton Merritt, builder of the
Welland Canal and long considered one of the "fathers of Canadian
Before the building became a radio
station in 1938, this historic structure also served as a military convalescent
home during the First World War, a brewery, and an Inn in the mid 1930's. With
a lively past such as this, it is no wonder that the house was reputed to be