Effingham
    

Phone : (905) 892-5170
Your Host(s) : Ridgeville Post Office

Ridgeville, ON (Nearby: Fonthill, Fenwick, Thorold, Port Robinson, Allanburg)

410 Canboro Rd.
Ridgeville, Ontario
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Ontario Tourism Region : Niagara Falls and Wine Country

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 62. Part of the Town of Pelham, Reg. Mun. of Niagara, 8 km NW of Thorold. Samuel Beckett came here in 1793 and bought from David Secord the land on which the place now stands.
  • Beckett built a sawmill near Secord's grist mill and around them grew a place first called Beckett's Mills. In 1850 the name changed to Effmgham at the suggestion of Englishman George Redpath, owner of the local store.
  • The prosperous village declined when a new Welland Canal diverted much of the water that had powered the mills.


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Off the beaten track:
 
  • Effingham, 0km
  • Rockway, Niagara Falls area, 4km
  • St. Johns, Niagara Falls area, 4km
  • Kunda Park, 5km
  • North Pelham, 4km
  • Pelham Centre, 5km
  • Pelham Corners, 6km
  • DeCew Falls, 5km
  • Turners Corners, 5km
  • Power Glen, 6km
  • Chantler, 8km
  • Stop 19, 8km
  • Maple Park, 9km
  • Pelham, 9km
  • Western Hill, 8km
  • Pelham Union, 7km
  • Marsdale, 8km
 
  • Ridley Heights, 10km
  • Jordan, 9km
  • Martindale Heights, 10km
  • Beaver Dams, 8km
  • Port Robinson, 8km
  • Montebello, 10km
  • Coyle, 11km
  • Glenridge, St. Catharines area, 10km
  • Jordan Station, 11km
  • O'Reilly's Bridge, 12km
  • Rosedene, 9km
  • Crowland, 11km
  • Shipman, 11km
  • Thorold Park, 9km
  • Black Horse Corner, Niagara Falls area , 9km
  • Welland South, 12km
  • Barnesdale, 12km
 
  • Old Glenridge, 11km
  • Vineland, 11km
  • Thorold South, 10km
  • Merritton, 11km
  • Henley, 13km
  • Tintern, 10km
  • Boyle, 10km
  • Becketts Bridge, 12km
  • Jordan Harbour, 13km
  • Feeder, 14km
  • Vineland Station, 12km
  • Port Dalhousie, 14km
  • Niagara Gardens, 12km
  • Facer, 13km
  • Dain City, 15km
  • Marshville, 15km

Nearby Lakes:
 
  • Lake Moodie, 6km
  • Lake Gibson, 7km
  • Sixteen Mile Pond, 11km
  • Fifteen Mile Pond, 11km
  • Eighteen Mile Pond, 12km
  • Martindale Pond, 13km
  • Biederman Pond, 21km
  • Quarry Ponds, 21km
  • The Clay Pits, 21km
  • Eight Mile Pond, 20km
  • Dils Lake, 19km
  • Four Mile Pond, 25km
  • Two Mile Pond, 26km
  • Lake Niapenco, 44km
  • Lighthouse Pond, 60km
  • Long Pond, 61km
  • West Pond, 64km
 
  • Grenadier Pond, 64km
  • Fisher's Pond, 56km
  • Dry Lake, 54km
  • Lake Medad, 58km
  • West Pond, 55km
  • Lake Wabukayne, 66km
  • Lake Aquitaine, 67km
  • Mill Pond, 68km
  • Progreston Pond, 64km
  • Claireville Reservoir, 79km
  • Carlisle Pond, 65km
  • Christie Reservoir, 62km
  • Crawford Lake, 68km
  • McClures Lake, 67km
  • Gulliver's Lake, 66km
  • Kelso Lake, 71km
  • Campbellville Pond, 71km
 
  • Toogood Pond, 89km
  • Dunmark Lake, 65km
  • Scotch Block Reservoir, 76km
  • Heart Lake, 84km
  • Whitevale Pond, 92km
  • Mountsberg Reservoir, 74km
  • Philips Lake, 95km
  • Thompson Lake, 95km
  • Bond Lake, 96km
  • Wilcox Lake, 98km
  • Valens Reservoir, 76km
  • Haynes Lake, 99km
  • Simeon Lake, 99km
  • St. George Lake, 99km
  • Emerald Lake, 77km
  • Victoria Lake, 74km