Place:Callander, Parry Sound, Ontario, Canada

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NameCallander
Alt namesMunicipality of Callandersource: Wikipedia
North Himsworthsource: Wikipedia
TypeTown
Coordinates46.233°N 79.35°W
Located inParry Sound, Ontario, Canada
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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The Municipality of Callander (formerly the Township of North Himsworth) is a township in central Ontario, Canada, located at the southeast end of Lake Nipissing in the Almaguin Highlands region of the District of Parry Sound. The municipality is located on Callander Bay, just south of North Bay.

The municipality renamed itself from North Himsworth to Callander in 2003, adopting the name of its major community because, in the words of then-mayor Bill Brazeau, "Nobody knew where North Himsworth was."

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