About Rural RoutesSearchJoin Rural RoutesCountersPaymentsOther Useful SitesHome

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


2 King E.
Omemee, Ontario
K0L 2W0

Take Control of this Listing
Increase traffic to this record by adding photos, videos, and embedded social media feeds. Enjoy supporting a site dedicated to rural tourism and small town entrepreneurship!

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.

Address of this page: http://www.ruralroutes.com/omemee

Visitors to this page: 12,330     This record last updated: July 23, 2009

Off the beaten track:
  • Cowan's Bay, 4km
  • Fee's Landing, 5km
  • Feir Mill, 5km
  • Keneden Park, 8km
  • Mount Pleasant Peterborough area, 7km
  • Downeyville, 8km
  • 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
  • O'Donnell Landing, 13km
  • Springville, Peterborough area, 14km
  • Manvers, 19km
  • 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
  • Greenhurst-Thurstonia, 21km
  • 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

Record owners... use "Image and Text Self-Edit" to modify this page!


Please be sure to notify the business owner that you found them here on the Internet using RuralRoutes.com

RuralRoutes.com is not responsible for the accuracy of information supplied by subscribers.
RuralRoutes.com is committed to your privacy.