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Township of McKellar (Single Tier Parry Sound)

Phone : (705) 389-2611
Your Host(s) : Mckellar Township Public Library

McKellar, ON (Nearby: Waubaushene, Dunchurch, Nobel, Parry Sound, Ahmic Harbour)

PO Box 10,
McKellar, Ontario
P0G 1C0

Ontario Tourism Region : Muskoka, Parry Sound and Algonquin Park

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 240. In McKellar T., Parry Sound Dist., on Hwy, 124, 20 km. NE of Parry Sound.
  • The township was surveyed into farm lots in 1869 by I. W. Fitzgerald and the first settler was trapper Peter Leach who had arrived the previous year.
  • Armstrong's Rapids, as it was first called, and later McKellar Village, was the second stop on the pioneer route from Parry Sound to the northern townships of the district.
  • Early travellers and incoming settlers stayed at the McKellar House, run by William Thompson.
  • The community took its name from the township which had been named after the Hon. Archibald McKellar (1816-1894), MPP for Bothwell from 1867-1875. He also served as commissioner of public works, provincial secretary and commissioner of agriculture.

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  • Lorimer Lake, 6km
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  • Broadbent, 9km
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  • Sunny Slope, 12km
  • Boakview, 11km
  • Inholmes, 11km
  • Badger's Corners, 15km
  • Haines Lake, 19km
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  • South Parry, 21km
  • Maple Island, 22km
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  • Otter Lake, 24km
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  • Rose Point, 24km
  • Oranmore, 19km
  • Parry Island, 23km
  • Rosseau Road, 26km
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  • North Seguin, 19km
  • Cedar Croft, 22km
  • Chikopi, 23km
  • Ahmic Lake, 22km
  • Blackstone Lake, 29km
  • Depot Harbour, 25km
  • Blackstone, 29km
  • Brignall, 29km
  • Bolger, 25km
  • Carling, 22km
  • Bolger Bridge, 25km
  • Seguin Falls, 22km
  • Turtle Lake, 26km
  • Humphrey, 28km
  • Woods, 23km
  • Spence, 24km
  • Port Cockburn, 31km
  • Shebeshekong, 24km
  • Hamer Bay, 33km
  • Seven Mile Narrows, 32km
Nearby Lakes:
  • Armstrong Lake, 1km
  • McKellar Lake, 1km
  • McEwen Lake, 2km
  • Grey Owl Lake, 2km
  • Stewart Lake, 3km
  • Fresque Lake, 3km
  • Manitouwabing Lake, 4km
  • Ryan Lake, 3km
  • Limestone Lake, 5km
  • Moffat Lake, 4km
  • Vowel Lake, 4km
  • Lodge Lake, 4km
  • Tongue Lake, 5km
  • Lorimer Lake, 5km
  • Huard Lake, 5km
  • Pirie Lake, 5km
  • Mary Jane Lake, 5km
  • Fairholme Lake, 8km
  • Pickey Lake, 8km
  • Hydes Lake, 6km
  • Johns Lake, 7km
  • Harris Lake, 6km
  • Manson Lake, 7km
  • Brownley Lake, 7km
  • Snake Lake, 9km
  • Shawanaga Lake, 8km
  • Blackberry Lake, 7km
  • Killeen Lake, 7km
  • Bell Lake, 10km
  • Johnston Lake, 9km
  • Bat Lake, 8km
  • Loney Lake, 10km
  • Crow Lake, 8km
  • Clear Lake, 8km
  • Orange Lake, 11km
  • Campbell Lake, 9km
  • Trout Lake, 10km
  • Pepper Lake, 11km
  • Bell Lake, 8km
  • Miller Lake, 10km
  • Boy Lake, 10km
  • Canning Lake, 12km
  • Corfe Lake, 11km
  • Ford Lake, 9km
  • Poag Lake, 12km
  • De Volve Lake, 10km
  • Strathdee Lake, 10km
  • Funston Lake, 11km
  • Quinn Lake, 12km
  • Shanty Lake, 11km