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Colchester

Phone : (519) 738-6362
Your Host(s) : Essex County Harrow Library

Harrow, ON (Nearby: Mcgregor, Kingsville, Amherstburg, Essex, Maidstone)

140 King St W.,
Harrow, Ontario
N0R 1G0

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Ontario Tourism Region : Southwestern

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 1,960. In Colchester South T., Essex C., on L. Erie and C. Rds. 13 & 50, 29 km SW of Leamington.
  • area was settled in the late 1700s by United Empire Loyalists.
  • In the I 860s Colchester became one of the busiest ports on the N shore of L. Erie, but in 1890 the Lake Erie and Detroit River Railway bypassed the town by 8 km, diverting business to Harrow.
  • The community was first called Sackville, but that name was changed to Colchester in 1831 after the township, named after the City of Colchester in England.


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Off the beaten track:
  • Colchester, 0km
  • Klie's Beach, 1km
  • Lypps Beach, 4km
  • Oxley, 4km
  • Seymour Beach, 4km
  • Ambassador Beach, 5km
  • Comet, 5km
  • Belcreft Beach, 5km
  • East Harrow, 6km
  • Levergood Beach, 6km
  • The Meadows, 7km
  • Marshfield, 10km
  • Pleasant Valley, Kingsville area, 10km
  • Lake Erie Country Club, 9km
  • Vereker, 12km
  • Sinasac Corners, 13km
  • Arner, 10km
  • Malden Centre, 12km
  • New Canaan, 15km
  • Barretville, 14km
  • Cedar Beach, Kingsville area, 12km
  • Lakewood Beach, 13km
  • Busy Bee Corners, 15km
  • New California, 13km
  • Cedarhurst Park, 13km
  • Gesto, 17km
  • McGregor Junction, 18km
  • Willowood, 14km
  • Elford, 16km
  • Willow Beach, Amherstburg area, 14km
  • Edgars, 19km
  • Linden Beach, 15km
  • Sunset Beach, Amherstburg area, 16km
  • Bar Point, 16km
  • Klondyke, 18km
  • Amherst Pointe, 17km
  • Glen Eden, 17km
  • Paquette Corners, 22km
  • Delisle's Corners, 23km
  • North Ridge, 23km
  • Edgewater Beach, 23km
  • River Canard, 26km
  • Oliver, Windsor area, 28km
  • Pelton, 29km
  • Pleasant Park, 28km
  • Union, Leamington area, 22km
  • Ruthven, 23km
  • Roseland, Windsor area, 30km
  • Fairplay, 31km
  • Olinda, 24km
Nearby Lakes:
  • International Lake, 22km
  • Lake Henry, 30km
  • Fox Lagoon, 36km
  • Sanctuary Pond, 32km
  • West Cranberry Pond, 34km
  • Girardin Pond, 35km
  • Lake Pond, 35km
  • Round Pond, 35km
  • East Cranberry Pond, 35km
  • Redhead Pond, 36km
  • Bush Pond, 36km
  • Lake St. Clair, 55km
  • Stub Lake, 67km
  • Snooks Lake, 66km
  • Goose Lake, 69km
  • Club House Pond, 68km
  • Goose Lake, 68km
  • South Pond, 69km
  • Lake Chipican, 121km
  • The Mill Pond, 123km
  • Bell's Pond, 161km
  • Lake Erie, 159km
  • Union Pond, 165km
  • Sanders Pond, 166km
  • Pinafore Lake, 168km
  • The Cove, 176km
  • Walkers Pond, 177km
  • Westminster Ponds, 178km
  • Pond Mills, 179km
  • Tennants Pond, 180km
  • Morrison Lake, 196km
  • White's Pond, 178km
  • Springwater Pond, 179km
  • Fanshawe Lake, 188km
  • Foster Ponds, 186km
  • Beattie Pond, 187km
  • Tricks Pond, 210km
  • Mill Pond, 190km
  • Mud Lakes, 189km
  • Lake Whittaker, 193km
  • Mud Lake, 201km
  • Sunova Lake, 208km
  • Spring Lake, 200km
  • Wildwood Lake, 211km
  • Harrington Pond, 213km
  • Centreville Pond, 209km
  • Embro Pond, 213km
  • Mud Lake, 240km
  • Lake Lisgar, 207km
  • St. Josephs Lake, 208km