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Walkerton

Phone : (519) 881-2230
Your Host(s) : Canada Post Walkerton

Walkerton, ON (Nearby: Formosa, Mildmay, Cargill, Chepstow, Hanover)

100 Scott
Walkerton, Ontario
N0G 1J0

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

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 4,752. In Brant T., Bruce C., on the Saugeen R. and C. Rd. 4, 77 km. SW of Owen Sound.
  • In 1849, William Jasper and Edward Boulton built the first house.
  • A year later, Joseph Walker built the first sawmill at the place then called Elgin.
  • The community developed on Walker's farm lots and its name was changed to Walkerton. For nine years Walker tried to have it declared the county town.
  • Eventually he succeeded, and when Walkerton was incorporated as a town in 1871, Walker became the first mayor. In 2000, a deadly strain ofE. coli in the town's water system killed seven people and left another 2,300 seriously ill.


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  • Copps Lake, 21km
  • McGlinn Lake, 19km
  • Cunningham Lake, 19km
  • McDonald Lake, 20km
  • Boyd Lake, 22km
  • Louise Lake, 23km
  • Bluewater Lakes, 22km
  • Binns Lake, 22km
  • North Louise Lake, 23km
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  • Statters Lake, 27km
  • McCullough Lake, 32km
  • Mountain Lake, 30km
  • Ballinafad Lake, 29km
  • Brotske Lake, 34km
  • Minkes Lake, 33km
  • Tobermory Lake, 29km
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