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Phone : (705) 737-5650
Your Host(s) : Midhurst Public Library

Midhurst, ON (Nearby: Oro, Simcoe, Shanty Bay, Oro Station, Barrie)

12 Finlay Mill Rd,
Midhurst, Ontario
L0L 1X1

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Ontario Tourism Region : Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 102. In Oro T., Simcoe C. on C. Rd. 11,22 km NE of Barrie. The place was founded in 1832 and fIrst named Richardson's Corners.
  • Three years later it was renamed Oro after the T. In 1869 it was renamed to honour early pioneer John Edgar.
  • Oro T. was named in 1820 by Lt.-Gov. Sir Peregrine Maitland for the Spanish word 'gold.' The plan at that time was to settle the area with liberated slaves and the name reflected the African colony of Rio de Oro, noted for its gold and slave trade.

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Nearby Lakes:
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  • Bass Lake, 14km
  • Rumbles Mill Pond, 13km
  • Orr Lake, 18km
  • Hendrie Lake, 17km
  • Lake Simcoe, 22km
  • Coombs Lake, 31km
  • Lake Couchiching, 27km
  • Otter Lake, 33km
  • Cranberry Lake, 34km
  • Doran Lake, 24km
  • Long Lake, 33km
  • MacLean Lake, 34km
  • Dumbell Lake, 35km
  • Mud Lake, 30km
  • Little Lake, 35km
  • Turtle Lake, 35km
  • Eastern Lake, 35km
  • Cull Lake, 34km
  • Horseshoe Lake, 37km
  • Lake St. George, 32km
  • Buck Lake, 33km
  • Burrows Lake, 37km
  • Lower Eastern Lake, 36km
  • Beaver Lake, 35km
  • Grass Lake, 34km
  • Lake St. John, 31km
  • Barron's Lake, 37km
  • Round Lake, 36km
  • Gloucester Pool, 38km
  • Little Lake, 33km
  • Buckskin Lakes, 39km
  • Mountain Lake, 40km
  • Mud Lake, 31km
  • Marl Lake, 29km
  • Tea Lake, 41km
  • A-frame Lake, 41km
  • Jacks Lake, 30km
  • Tank Lake, 41km
  • Rat Lake, 41km
  • Niepage Lake, 42km
  • L Lake, 42km
  • Sparrow Lake, 39km
  • Spence Lake, 42km
  • Upper Boleau Lake, 43km
  • Pence Lake, 42km
  • Lalligan Lake, 36km
  • Shaw Lake, 44km
  • Lower Boleau Lake, 44km
  • Moose Lake, 41km