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Phone : (705) 432-3030
Your Host(s) : Canada Post Cannington

Cannington, ON (Nearby: Manilla, Woodville, Sunderland, Beaverton, Oakwood)

3 Cameron W.
Cannington, Ontario
L0E 1E0

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Ontario Tourism Region : York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 2,018. In Brock T., Reg. Mun. of Durham, on the Beaverton R. and on C. Rd. 12 between Hwy 7 & 12 & C. Rd. 2, 58 km. NW of Oshawa.
  • Joel Horner settled in 1827 and built the fIrst saw- and grist mill. In 1833 the McCaskill brothers acquired the mill and the community became known as McCaskill's Mills.
  • When the post office opened in 1849, the community was called Cannington to honour British foreign secretary George Canning.
  • Artist Robert Holmes was born in Cannington in 1861. He was an expert watercolourlst and specialized in painting wildflowers. His work hangs in the National Gallery and Art Gallery of Ontario.

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Off the beaten track:
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  • Derryville, 5km
  • Woodville, Lindsay area, 7km
  • Lorneville, 9km
  • Sunderland, 10km
  • Cresswell, 9km
  • Argyle, 11km
  • Pinedale, 11km
  • Vroomanton, 10km
  • Blackwater Junction, 12km
  • Blackwater, 13km
  • Salem Corners, 11km
  • Vallentyne, 12km
  • Grasshill, 12km
  • Layton, 14km
  • Wick, 15km
  • Wilfrid, 11km
  • Cedarhurst Beach, 12km
  • Sonya, 15km
  • McLennan's Beach, 12km
  • Maple Beach, 12km
  • Ethel Park, 14km
  • Cedar Beach, Beaverton area, 13km
  • Alsops Beach, 14km
  • Port Bolster, 12km
  • Thorah Beach, 12km
  • Saintfield, 18km
  • Eldon, 18km
  • Pefferlaw, 13km
  • Udora, 15km
  • Fingerboard, 16km
  • Mariposa, 14km
  • Seagrave, 18km
  • Riverview Beach, 14km
  • Hartley, 16km
  • Talbot, 19km
  • Marina Estates, 14km
  • Victoria Corners, Uxbridge area, 19km
  • Gamebridge, 19km
  • Linden Valley, 15km
  • Taylor Corners, 15km
  • Gillson's Point, 19km
  • Marsh Hill, 22km
  • Holmes Point, 16km
  • Thorah Island, 17km
  • Glenarm, 19km
  • Duclos Point, 17km
  • Fralick's Beach, 20km
  • Newman's Beach, 20km
  • Islay, 19km
Nearby Lakes:
  • Wagner Lake, 19km
  • Goose Lake, 16km
  • Canal Lake, 25km
  • Mud Lake, 21km
  • Cranberry Lake, 26km
  • Mitchell Lake, 26km
  • Joseph's Lake, 22km
  • Kirkfield Lake, 27km
  • Kelly Lake, 27km
  • Lake Scugog, 25km
  • Brookdale Pond, 29km
  • Raven Lake, 32km
  • Dalrymple Lake, 34km
  • Balsam Lake, 30km
  • Widdifield Pond, 32km
  • Siloam Pond, 33km
  • Chalk Lake, 36km
  • Lake Simcoe, 28km
  • Duck Lake, 37km
  • Fallis Pond, 32km
  • Cameron Lake, 32km
  • Sturgeon Lake, 29km
  • Brown Lake, 34km
  • Secord's Pond, 39km
  • Goose Lake, 34km
  • Lazy Lake, 38km
  • Franklin Pond, 35km
  • Staley Lake, 38km
  • Brush Lake, 42km
  • Rush Lake, 42km
  • Young Lake, 41km
  • Perch Lake, 41km
  • Shadow Lake, 39km
  • Glasgow Pond, 41km
  • Musselman Lake, 40km
  • Talbot Lake, 41km
  • Windsor Lake, 40km
  • Mud Lake, 41km
  • Head Lake, 45km
  • Buck Lake, 45km
  • Silver Lake, 42km
  • Johnston Lake, 43km
  • Cranberry Lake, 47km
  • Rainy Lake, 47km
  • Horn Lake, 47km
  • Dike Pond, 39km
  • Oak Lake, 46km
  • Samac Lake, 47km
  • Beach Lake, 46km
  • Beechnut Lake, 46km