Municipality of Tweed (Lower Tier Hastings)

Phone : (613) 478-2535
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Tweed, ON (Nearby: Thomasburg, Roslin, Madoc, Plainfield, Marlbank)

255 Metcalf St., Postal Bag 729
Tweed, Ontario
K0K 3J0

Ontario Tourism Region : Ontario's Highlands

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  • Pop. 1,572. In Hungerford T., Hastings C., on Stoco L., (an enlargement of the Moira R.) and Hwy 37 and C. Rd. 38,40 km NW of Belleville. Richard Woodcock was the first settler.
  • He arrived in 1828 and the following year built a dam across the river. By 1830 Allan Munroe had built another dam and erected the first saw- and grist mill at the site.
  • The place was first known as Hungerford Mills after the township. (Part of it had been surveyed in 1797 and named after Sir Francis Rawdon-Hastings, a leader in the American Revolution and a descendant of the Barons of Hungerford. )
  • The Munroe mills changed hands a number of times, until they were acquired by James Jamison, a Scot who had traded his foundry business in Belleville for the mills and surrounding land.
  • He divided the land into village lots and named the place Tweed after his hometown in Scotland. In 1967 Tweed residents elected what is believed to have been the first all-female council in Canada. The council lasted only one term.

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Off the beaten track:
  • Cosy Cove, 3km
  • Chapman, 4km
  • Stoco, 4km
  • Lodgeroom Corners, 5km
  • Lost Channel, Tweed area, 6km
  • Buller, Tweed, 6km
  • Buller Siding, 6km
  • Actinolite, 7km
  • Bogart, 6km
  • Duff Corners, 9km
  • Sulphide, 7km
  • Thomasburg, 10km
  • Moneymore, 12km
  • Otter Creek, Tweed area, 10km
  • Chisholm's Mills, 14km
  • Larkins, 10km
  • Fuller, 12km
  • Roslin, 14km
  • Hungerford, 11km
  • Crookston, 12km
  • Moira, 15km
  • White Lake, Madoc area, 12km
  • Queensborough, 15km
  • Naphan, 15km
  • Myrehall, 16km
  • Halston, 18km
  • East Hungerford, 13km
  • Ivanhoe Station, 14km
  • Elzevir, 18km
  • Hazzards Corners, 16km
  • Ivanhoe, 15km
  • Phillipston, 19km
  • Latta, 20km
  • Farrell Corners, 15km
  • Lime Lake, 16km
  • Plainfield, 21km
  • Read, 21km
  • West Huntingdon, 19km
  • Rimington, 19km
  • Zion Hill, Foxboro area, 22km
  • Thrasher's Corners, 23km
  • West Huntingdon Station, 20km
  • Allan, 20km
  • Blessington, 24km
  • Madoc Junction, 22km
  • Cooper, 23km
  • Halloway, 24km
  • Albert, 23km
  • Tuftsville, 23km
  • Honeywell Corners, 27km
Nearby Lakes:
  • Stoco Lake, 2km
  • Drag Lake, 7km
  • Moreland Lake, 11km
  • Moira Lake, 11km
  • Snake Lake, 11km
  • White Lake, 12km
  • Marland Lake, 13km
  • West Sheffield Lake, 14km
  • Hazzard Lake, 16km
  • Haley Lake, 16km
  • Bruno Lake, 17km
  • Round Lake, 17km
  • Jacksons Lake, 20km
  • Todd Lake, 18km
  • Little Mitten Lake, 18km
  • Little Mellon Lake, 18km
  • Ross Lake, 21km
  • Banker Lake, 17km
  • Shovel Lake, 20km
  • Beatty Lake, 20km
  • Lime Lake, 18km
  • Dry Lake, 18km
  • Shirtcliff Lake, 19km
  • Mitten Lake, 19km
  • Eddies Lake, 22km
  • Sampson Lake, 18km
  • Eldorado Lake, 20km
  • Goose Lake, 18km
  • Elzevir Lake, 25km
  • Donahue Lake, 21km
  • McKnight Lake, 26km
  • Calpin Lake, 19km
  • McFarlands Lake, 21km
  • Mellon Lake, 20km
  • Raccoon Lake, 22km
  • Palmeteer Lake, 22km
  • McDonald Lake, 28km
  • Denis Lake, 28km
  • Jarvis Lake, 21km
  • White Lake, 21km
  • Deerock Lake, 29km
  • Twin Lake, 30km
  • Quinlan Lake, 28km
  • Beaver Lake, 22km
  • Robinson Lake, 28km
  • Otter Creek Lakes, 26km
  • Oak Lake, 28km
  • Lingham Lake, 33km
  • Lingham Lakes, 27km
  • Wolf Lake, 30km