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 Town of Hanover     
 Hanover, ON (Nearby: Neustadt, Elmwood, Hampton, Walkerton, Ayton)

 
 
Welbeck Sawmill The present building near Welbeck is a modern replacement for a shingle mill lost to a fire in 1966. It was completed in 1984. Welbeck Sawmill The present building near Welbeck is a modern replacement for a shingle mill lost to a fire in 1966. It was completed in 1984. Welbeck Sawmill The present building near Welbeck is a modern replacement for a shingle mill lost to a fire in 1966. It was completed in 1984.

501 9th Ave.
Hanover, Ontario
N4N 2M4


Ontario Tourism Region : Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe

Phone : (519) 364-3491
Your Host(s) : Canada Post Hanover

Description From Owner:

  • Pop. 6,525. In Bentinck T, Grey C., on the Saugeen R. and C. Rds. 4 & 10, 61 km. S of Owen Sound.
  • The first settler, in 1848, was innkeeper Abraham Buck after whom the settlement was named Buck's Bridge and Buck's Crossing. Subsequent names were Adamstown and Slabtown.
  • When the post office opened in 1856, the place was named for the province of Hanover in Germany.
  • In 1906 Noah Brosso (1881-1955) of Hanover, calling himself Tommy Burns, became the first Canadian to win the heavyweight boxing championship of the world.
  • From Ontario Place Names 2007 David E. Scott Ph. 866 471 4123 or 905 680 7884


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Map Below gives Canadian Geographical NamesĀ 
Natural Resources Canada in the County of Grey.

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Off the beaten track:
 
  • Lake Rosalind, 3km
  • Carlsruhe, 5km
  • Habermehl, 6km
  • Maple Hill, Hanover area, 5km
  • Pearl Lake, 6km
  • Lamlash, 8km
  • Allan Park, 7km
  • Hampden, 9km
  • Malcolm, 11km
  • Moltke, 13km


  • Nearby Lakes:
     
  • Marl Lake, 3km
  • Lake Rosalind, 3km
  • Westfall's Lake, 4km
  • Metzger Pond, 5km
  • Ruhl Lake, 4km
  • Dankert Lake, 6km
  • Pearl Lake, 6km
  • Habermehl Lake, 7km
  • Allan Park Trout Pond, 8km
  • McDonald Lake, 11km

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