Waterdown
    

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Waterdown, ON (Nearby: Millgrove, Dundas, Cedar Springs, Burlington, Kilbride)

17 Main N,
Waterdown, Ontario
L0R 2H0

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Ontario Tourism Region : Hamilton, Halton, and Brant

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 8,000. In the Reg. Mun. of Hamilton-Wentworth on Grindstone Cr. and Hwy 5,8 km N of Hamilton.
  • Alexander McDonnell was the first to own land at the site, having been given a land grant in 1796.
  • When he failed to develop his holding, the land was granted in 1805 to Alexander Brown, a former officer of the North West Company.
  • Brown built the first mill at Great Falls on Grindstone Cr., and his sons later constructed Brown's Wharf on nearby L. Ontario. The post office was established in 1840.
  • Mill builder Henry Van Wagner is said to have named the community Waterdown because of the waters of Grindstone Cr. which rush down from the Niagara Escarpment at Great Falls.


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Off the beaten track:
 
  • Waterdown North, 1km
  • Rockcliffe Survey, 2km
  • Braeheid Survey, 2km
  • McDonald Court, 2km
  • Clappison's Corners, 3km
  • Bridgeview Survey, 4km
  • Pleasant View Survey, 4km
  • Millgrove Station, 4km
  • Flamboro Centre, 4km
  • Highview Survey, 5km
  • Bayview, Burlington area, 5km
  • Tyandaga, 4km
  • Rock Chapel, 5km
  • Hopkins Corners, 6km
  • Aldershot, 5km
  • Brant Hills, 5km
  • Blacks Corners, Waterdown area, 5km
 
  • Hopkins Survey, 7km
  • Hopkins Court, 7km
  • Nelson, 6km
  • La Salle, 6km
  • Mountain Gardens, 6km
  • Westdale, 8km
  • Freeman, Burlington area, 6km
  • Mount Nemo, 8km
  • North End, 8km
  • Central, 8km
  • Maple, 7km
  • Clarksdale, 7km
  • Cootes Paradise, 9km
  • Indian Point, 7km
  • University Gardens, 9km
  • Chedoke Park, 10km
  • Palmer, 8km
 
  • Progreston, 9km
  • Glenwood Park, 7km
  • Corktown, 10km
  • Lowville, 11km
  • Burlington Beach, 8km
  • Flamboro, 10km
  • Harper Corners, 8km
  • Buchanan, 11km
  • Inch Park, 11km
  • Carlisle, 9km
  • Highland Park Survey, 10km
  • Pleasant Valley, Ancaster area, 11km
  • Zimmerman, 11km
  • Bullocks Corners, 10km
  • Dynes, 9km
  • Greensville, 10km

Nearby Lakes:
 
  • Lake Medad, 4km
  • Fisher's Pond, 5km
  • West Pond, 8km
  • Progreston Pond, 9km
  • Carlisle Pond, 9km
  • McClures Lake, 13km
  • Gulliver's Lake, 11km
  • Christie Reservoir, 12km
  • Crawford Lake, 15km
  • Campbellville Pond, 18km
  • Mill Pond, 20km
  • Kelso Lake, 20km
  • Mountsberg Reservoir, 18km
  • Lake Niapenco, 26km
  • Scotch Block Reservoir, 27km
  • Emerald Lake, 21km
  • Dunmark Lake, 23km
 
  • Valens Reservoir, 21km
  • Lake Aquitaine, 30km
  • Lake Wabukayne, 30km
  • Fairy Lake, 34km
  • Little Lake, 31km
  • Puslinch Lake, 31km
  • Mohawk Lake, 35km
  • Dry Lake, 45km
  • Heart Lake, 46km
  • Mill Pond, 35km
  • Cottrell Lake, 35km
  • Cowan's Lake, 35km
  • Guelph Lake, 41km
  • Deans Lake, 36km
  • Taylor Lake, 36km
  • Victoria Lake, 44km
  • Blue Lake, 37km
 
  • Grass Lake, 37km
  • Barrie's Lake, 37km
  • Elliott's Lake, 38km
  • Orr's Lake, 38km
  • Dufferin Lake, 53km
  • Claireville Reservoir, 50km
  • Spottiswood Lakes, 40km
  • Millers Lake, 40km
  • Bannister Lake, 40km
  • Despond Lakes, 41km
  • Roman Lake, 52km
  • Hillside Lake, 41km
  • Wrigley's Lake, 41km
  • Pinehurst Lake, 41km
  • Moore Pond, 41km
  • Dils Lake, 49km