Duntroon
    

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Stayner, ON (Nearby: Duntroon, Glen Huron, Nottawa, Singhampton, Collingwood)

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

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 149. In Nottawasaga T., Simcoe C. on C. Rds. 91 & 124, 10 km. SE of Collingwood.
  • The commmunity was settled in 1835 by 21 Scottish families who had received land grants. The place was first known as Scotch Corners and later McNab's Corners after an early tavernkeeper.
  • In 1857 John Livingstone named the place Bomore after Bowmore on Scotland's Isle of Islay, his birthplace.
  • . In 1864, Rev. John Campbell, the community's first Presbyterian minister, named the place Duntroon after his native village in Argyllshire, Scotland.
  • The first postmaster, in 1836, was Angus Campbell who spoke Gaelic and little English. He is said to have placed all mail not addressed in Gaelic in a box, asking his customers to locate their own letters.


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Off the beaten track:
 
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  • Singhampton, 7km
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  • Bowers Beach, 10km
  • Dunedin, 11km
  • Brocks Beach, 10km
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  • McMurchy Settlement, 11km
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  • Maple Valley, Shelburne area, 15km
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  • Springhurst Beach, 13km
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  • Oxbow Park, 14km
  • Banda, 16km
  • Black Bank, 19km
  • Oakview Beach, 16km
  • Ruskview, 19km
  • Banks, 16km
  • Redickville, 20km
  • Craigleith, 18km
  • Sunnidale Corners, 15km
  • Randwick, 20km
  • Terra Nova, 22km
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  • Shrigley, 21km
  • Conover, 23km
  • Hatherton, 19km
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  • Ravenna, 19km
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  • Lady Bank, 19km
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Nearby Lakes:
 
  • Glen Huron Pond, 5km
  • Edward Lake, 6km
  • Brewster's Lake, 11km
  • Perry's Pond, 12km
  • Cranberry Lake, 14km
  • Dey's Pond, 15km
  • Davidson's Lake, 16km
  • Jacks Lake, 19km
  • Marl Lake, 21km
  • Springwater Lakes, 29km
  • Doran Lake, 23km
  • Mill Pond, 27km
  • Duncan Lake, 24km
  • Eugenia Lake, 25km
  • Lake Inistioge, 29km
  • McCarston's Lake, 40km
  • Hendrie Lake, 30km
 
  • Flesherton Community Pond, 33km
  • Wilcox Lake, 34km
  • Lalligan Lake, 42km
  • Gillies Lake, 36km
  • Turner Lake, 37km
  • Jerry's Lake, 48km
  • Douglas Lake, 48km
  • Orr Lake, 39km
  • Little Lake, 45km
  • Macey Lake, 49km
  • Mud Lake, 45km
  • Allens Lakes, 50km
  • Irish Lake, 38km
  • Mud Lake, 37km
  • Orangeville Reservoir, 52km
  • Town Pond, 38km
  • Farlain Lake, 50km
 
  • Mud Lake North, 38km
  • Curleys Lake, 39km
  • Barrhead Mill Pond, 39km
  • Rumbles Mill Pond, 41km
  • St. Andrews Lake, 49km
  • Moss Lake, 42km
  • Humber Springs Ponds, 53km
  • Kettle's Lake, 53km
  • Sharon Lake, 54km
  • Mud Lake, 56km
  • Farden Lake, 42km
  • Luther Lake, 54km
  • Gignac Lake, 54km
  • MacCuaig Lake, 44km
  • Melville Pond, 57km
  • Cressview Lakes, 58km