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Phone : (416) 299-4577
Your Host(s) : Canada Post Scarborough

Scarborough, ON (Nearby: Malvern, Scarborough, West Hill, Box Grove, York, Don Mills, Don Mills)

280 Progress Ave.
Scarborough, Ontario
M1P 2Z4

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Ontario Tourism Region : Greater Toronto Area

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 485,204. On L. Ontario, one of the five cities and one borough that comprise the Mun. of Metropolitan Toronto, which covers 400 square km. (154.4 sq. mi).
  • The area was surveyed by Augustus Jones in 1791. Because of the majesty of the 90-metre-high clay bluffs, Jones called the area The High Lands of Toronto and named the township Glasgow.
  • Two years later, Elizabeth, the wife Lt.-Gov. John Graves Simcoe saw the 9-km.-long cliffs from a boat. She talked building a summer residence here and calling it Scarborough after the town with great grey cliffs in Yorkshire, England.
  • Scottish stone mason David Thomson from Dumfriesshire is believed to have been the first resident of Scarborough. He built a log cabin on the banks of Highland Cr. near the site of what is now Scarborough General Hospital.
  • Thomson's job was in York, now Toronto, but he made the long treks home because he wanted a healthy place to raise his family, away from the marshy lands of Toronto.

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Off the beaten track:
  • Bendale, 1km
  • Malvern West, 2km
  • Woburn, 2km
  • Ellesmere, 3km
  • Dorset Park, Toronto area, 3km
  • Agincourt North, 4km
  • Wexford Heights, 4km
  • Agincourt, 4km
  • Browns Corners, Scarborough area, 4km
  • Ionview, 4km
  • Tam O'Shanter, 4km
  • Kennedy Park, 5km
  • Wexford, Toronto area, 5km
  • Cliffcrest, 6km
  • Scarborough Village, 5km
  • Scarborough Station, 6km
  • Clarks Corners, 5km
  • The Golden Mile, 6km
  • Maryvale, 5km
  • Sullivan, 5km
  • Birchmount Park, 7km
  • Cliffside, 7km
  • Armadale, 7km
  • Guildwood Village, 6km
  • West Hill, 6km
  • Clairlea, 7km
  • Milliken, 7km
  • Steeles, 7km
  • Victoria Village, 6km
  • Parkway East, 6km
  • Highland Creek, 6km
  • Woodbine Gardens, 8km
  • Oakridge, 9km
  • Crescent Town, 9km
  • Birch Cliff, 9km
  • Underwood, Scarborough area, 9km
  • Parkway West, 7km
  • Rouge, 8km
  • York Height, 7km
  • Centennial, 8km
  • Hagerman's Corners, 10km
  • Vinegar Hill, Markham area, 11km
  • Parkview Hill, 9km
  • Rouge Park, 8km
  • Flemingdon Park, 9km
  • Cedar Grove, Scarborough area, 10km
  • Danforth Station, 10km
  • Henry Farm, 8km
  • Woodbine Heights, 10km
  • The Beaches, 12km
Nearby Lakes:
  • Toogood Pond, 12km
  • Whitevale Pond, 15km
  • Long Pond, 20km
  • Lighthouse Pond, 21km
  • Glasgow Pond, 25km
  • Simeon Lake, 24km
  • Haynes Lake, 24km
  • Preston Lake, 26km
  • Grenadier Pond, 23km
  • Windsor Lake, 28km
  • Bond Lake, 24km
  • West Pond, 23km
  • Secord's Pond, 28km
  • St. George Lake, 25km
  • Wilcox Lake, 25km
  • Musselman Lake, 29km
  • Philips Lake, 24km
  • van Nostrand Lake, 27km
  • Shadow Lake, 30km
  • Staley Lake, 30km
  • Lazy Lake, 30km
  • Thompson Lake, 25km
  • Siloam Pond, 34km
  • Widdifield Pond, 36km
  • Chalk Lake, 32km
  • Lake Seneca, 30km
  • Mary Lake, 31km
  • Franklin Pond, 38km
  • Brookdale Pond, 38km
  • Dike Pond, 39km
  • Hackett Lake, 33km
  • Claireville Reservoir, 31km
  • Samac Lake, 35km
  • Kelly Lake, 35km
  • Mud Lake, 47km
  • Wagner Lake, 48km
  • Bell's Lake, 38km
  • Joseph's Lake, 51km
  • Thompson Lake, 41km
  • Lake Wabukayne, 45km
  • Kennifick Lake, 45km
  • Four Mile Pond, 58km
  • Two Mile Pond, 58km
  • Lake Aquitaine, 45km
  • Mill Pond, 46km
  • Eight Mile Pond, 60km
  • Heart Lake, 44km
  • Hall Lake, 46km
  • Lake Scugog, 55km
  • Martindale Pond, 65km