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 Omemee     
 Omemee, ON (Nearby: Franklin, Bethany, Reaboro, Cavan, Ennismore, Dunsford)

 
 

2 King E.
Omemee, Ontario
K0L 2W0

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Ontario Tourism Region : Kawartha and Northumberland

Phone : (705) 799-5821
Your Host(s) : Canada Post Omemee

Description From Owner:

  • Pop. 1,141. In Emily T., Victoria C., on the Pigeon R. at the foot of Pigeon L. and Hwy 7 and C. Rds. 7 & 38, 24 km. W of Peterborough.
  • In 1825 William Cottingham built a mill on the Pigeon R. and a community began to form, largely made up of Irish Catholic immigrants from County Cork.
  • The place was called Williamstown, after William Cottingham, until the post office opened in 1832 and was named Emily after the township.
  • In 1857 the name was changed to Omemee after the Omemee (Pigeon) Indians, a sub-tribe of the Mississaugas, who had once hunted in the area.
  • From Ontario Place Names 2007 David E. Scott Ph. 866 471 4123 or 905 680 7884


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Off the beaten track:
 
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  • Reaboro, 7km
  • Bethel, Peterborough area, 7km
  • Orange Corners, 7km
  • Fox's Corners, 10km
  • Brunswick, 11km
  • Fleetwood, 10km
  • Mount Horeb, 9km
  • Ida, 11km
  • Hillhead Corners, 9km
  • Bethany, Peterborough area, 13km
  • Fowlers Corners, 10km
 
  • Edgewood Park, Peterborough area, 10km
  • Fairmount, Peterborough area, 11km
  • Stewart Heights, 11km
  • Cunningham's Corners, 11km
  • Tapley, 15km
  • Dranoel, 15km
  • Murray Hill, 12km
  • Lifford, 14km
  • Kings Wharf, 16km
  • Cavan Station, 14km
  • Fife's Bay, 12km
  • Flood's Landing, 16km
  • Lakeview Estates, 17km
  • Glenway Village, 18km
  • Windward Sands, 17km
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  • Kendry, 15km
  • Youngstown, 16km
  • Victoria Place, 20km
  • Ballyduff, 20km
  • Chemong Park, 16km
  • Kawartha Heights, 16km
  • Young's Cove, 19km
  • Cedar Valley, Peterborough area, 18km
  • Gannon Beach, 20km
  • Gannon Village, 21km
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  • Kenhill Beach, 22km
  • Kennedy Bay, 20km
  • Snug Harbour, Lindsay area, 19km
  • Kimberley Park, 20km

Nearby Lakes:
 
  • Best's Pond, 7km
  • McKinnon Pond, 15km
  • Emily Lake, 16km
  • Lily Lake, 15km
  • Chemong Lake, 17km
  • Pigeon Lake, 22km
  • Kawartha Lakes, 22km
  • Sturgeon Lake, 22km
  • Buckhorn Lake, 24km
  • Little Lake, 20km
  • Fallis Pond, 25km
  • Brown Lake, 26km
  • Upper Chemong Lake, 26km
  • Sandy Lake, 30km
  • Little Bald Lake, 32km
  • Lake Scugog, 27km
  • Cameron Lake, 32km
 
  • Goose Lake, 27km
  • Big Bald Lake, 34km
  • Katchewanooka Lake, 30km
  • Moore Lake, 31km
  • Goose Lake, 35km
  • Buckley Lake, 30km
  • Volturno Lake, 39km
  • Little Silver Lake, 40km
  • Lavery Lake, 41km
  • Bass Lake, 42km
  • De Gaulle Lake, 42km
  • Spinster Lake, 41km
  • Mill Pond, 40km
  • Little Spinster Lake, 42km
  • Lower Buckhorn Lake, 37km
  • Concession Lake, 43km
  • Balsam Lake, 39km
 
  • Rice Lake, 34km
  • Lovesick Lake, 39km
  • Four Mile Lake, 45km
  • Long Lake, 36km
  • Clear Lake, 38km
  • Maloney's Lake, 35km
  • Mountain Lake, 46km
  • Udra Lake, 48km
  • Venner Lake, 49km
  • Crane Lake, 45km
  • Silver Lake, 47km
  • Soap Lake, 48km
  • Loom Lake, 50km
  • Egg Lake, 44km
  • Tamarack Lake, 47km
  • Fairy Lake, 42km

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