About Vine Street

Vine Street, circa 1916, as seen from the corner of Grove and Main Streets.

Vine Street is Peterborough's connection to the:
- actress, Bette Davis (3-7)
- town's immigration history (St Peter's Churchyard)


At the intersection of Main and High, Vine Street is a short dead-end street at the top of the hill above the village, built between 1847 and 1851 (Chace 1858; Sanderson 2000:50). The Catholic Church was erected there in 1876, and Vine was the location of the Central School from the 1880s to 1950s.