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Oakland

Phone : (519) 446-2924
Your Host(s) : Oakland Township Office

Oakland, ON (Nearby: Wilsonville, Scotland, Mount Pleasant, Vanessa, Waterford)

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Oakland, Ontario
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Ontario Tourism Region : Hamilton, Halton, and Brant

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 91. In Brant C. on Mckenzie Cr. and C. Rds. 4 & 24, 18 km. SW of Brantford.
  • The community was first called Perth when it was surveyed in 1810. In 1840 it was renamed Oakland after the township in which it was then located.
  • The township, surveyed in 1796, had fIrst been called the Gore of Townsend. In 1800 it was transferred to Burford Township and called the Gore of Burford.
  • . In 1821 it was renamed after a fine stand of oak trees running through the area.


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Hon Col E. M. (Ed) Pancoe, 56th Field Artillery Regt, Brantford on 02-Apr-13
Oakland is the site of the Battle of Malcolm's Mills on 6 Nov 1814, the last battle of the War of 1812-14. Please see the link below. http://www.ontarioplaques.com/Plaques_ABC/Plaque_Brant06.html

Visitors to this page: 14,138     This record last updated: January 10, 2015

Off the beaten track:
  • Maple Grove, Shelburne area, 3km
  • Wilsonville, 4km
  • Scotland, 4km
  • East Oakland, 4km
  • Four Ponds Corners, 5km
  • Burtch, 6km
  • Boston, Waterford area, 7km
  • Dundurn, 8km
  • Fairfield Plain, 7km
  • Vanessa, 9km
  • Round Plains, 10km
  • Bill's Corners, Waterford area, 9km
  • Mount Vernon, Burford area, 10km
  • Bishopsgate, 10km
  • Waterford, 12km
  • Newport, 10km
  • Bealton, 9km
  • West Brant, 12km
  • Eagle Place, 12km
  • Holmedale, 13km
  • Tutela Heights, 12km
  • Victoria Mills, 10km
  • Smith's Corners, 10km
  • Kelvin, 11km
  • Townsend Centre, 13km
  • Northfield, Burford area, 11km
  • Terrace Hill, 14km
  • Sour Spring, 12km
  • Teeterville, 13km
  • Windham Centre, 15km
  • Fairview, Brantford area, 16km
  • Bloomsburg, 16km
  • Hartford, 12km
  • Lynnville, 17km
  • Tranquility, 17km
  • VillaNova, 15km
  • Wyndham Hills, 17km
  • Echo Place, 16km
  • Little Buffalo, 14km
  • Falkland, 17km
  • Colborne, 19km
  • Ranelagh, 14km
  • Rattlesnake Harbour, 18km
  • Cainsville, 17km
  • Tyrrell, 19km
  • Osborne Corners, 20km
  • Medina Corners, 15km
  • Hatchley, 15km
  • Simcoe, 21km
  • Bookton, 17km
Nearby Lakes:
  • Vivians Pond, 1km
  • Smiths Mill Pond, 2km
  • Willow Lake, 2km
  • Waterford Ponds, 11km
  • Victoria Lake, 10km
  • Mohawk Lake, 14km
  • Lake Hunger, 14km
  • Sutton's Pond, 21km
  • Crystal Lake, 21km
  • O'neals Pond, 21km
  • Watts Pond, 21km
  • Blue Lake, 23km
  • Levey Lake, 19km
  • Spottiswood Lakes, 25km
  • Pinehurst Lake, 27km
  • Cooley Pond, 21km
  • Turnbull Lake, 27km
  • Moore Pond, 28km
  • Despond Lakes, 28km
  • Hillside Lake, 28km
  • Millers Lake, 29km
  • Grass Lake, 29km
  • Elliott's Lake, 29km
  • Wrigley's Lake, 29km
  • Silver Lake, 28km
  • Bannister Lake, 30km
  • Little Turnbull Lake, 29km
  • Deans Lake, 30km
  • Cottrell Lake, 31km
  • Cowan's Lake, 31km
  • McCrone's Lakes, 30km
  • Watson Pond, 30km
  • Jedburgh Pond, 30km
  • Dunmark Lake, 26km
  • Taylor Lake, 32km
  • Mill Pond, 25km
  • Burgess Lake, 29km
  • Reid's Lake, 34km
  • Orr's Lake, 36km
  • Barrie's Lake, 36km
  • Pine Pond, 30km
  • Fowlers Pond, 30km
  • Park Haven Lake, 31km
  • Buchanan Lake, 32km
  • Trotters Lake, 32km
  • Buck Pond, 33km
  • Maple Lake, 34km
  • Alder Lake, 40km
  • Puslinch Lake, 43km
  • Christie Reservoir, 37km