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 Bond Head     
 Bond Head, ON (Nearby: Schomberg, Cookstown, Beeton, Bradford, Kettleby)

 
 

2940 County Rd. 27,
Bond Head, Ontario
L0G 1B0

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

Phone : (905) 775-6421
Your Host(s) : Bondhead Restaurant

Description From Owner:

  • Pop. 746. In West Gwillimbury T., Simcoe C., at C. Rds. 27 & 88, 10 km. SW of Bradford.
  • The community was named by postmaster Joel Flesher Robinson in 1837 in honour of Sir Francis Bond Head, lieutenant-governor of Upper Canada 1836-1838.
  • In 1851 a plank road was built to Bond Head from Bradford and one of Ontario's fIrst grammar schools opened here.
  • The community was the birthplace of Sir William Osler (1849-1919), a famous physician and author, and Sir William Mulock (1843-1944).
  • From Ontario Place Names 2007 David E. Scott Ph. 866 471 4123 or 905 680 7884


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Visitors to this page: 6,412     This record last updated: April 13, 2009


Off the beaten track:
 
  • Newton Robinson, 4km
  • Dunkerron, 6km
  • Penville, 5km
  • Schomberg Heights, 6km
  • Pinkerton, Bradford area, 6km
  • Schomberg, 10km
  • Lloydtown, 11km
  • Randall, 9km
  • Pottageville, 12km
  • Allimil, 10km


  • Nearby Lakes:
     
  • Thompson Lake, 16km
  • Bell's Lake, 16km
  • Kennifick Lake, 16km
  • Tottenham Pond, 13km
  • Hall Lake, 15km
  • Kelly Lake, 16km
  • Hackett Lake, 18km
  • Mary Lake, 18km
  • Gibson Lake, 19km
  • Lake Seneca, 19km

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