Cobourg

What is Cobourg known for?


peterborough

, became the Brookside School - now a youth detention centre. A major ferry service connected Cobourg and Rochester, New York from 1907 to 1952, transporting passengers and cargo across Lake Ontario, allowing Americans to reach the town more readily. The Cobourg and Peterborough Railway ran northward over Rice Lake to Peterborough (Peterborough, Ontario), but the lines collapsed into Rice Lake in the late 1800s. After World War II and the advent of improved transportation

is CHEX-TV in Peterborough, Ontario. Print *''Northumberland Today'', owned by Osprey Media is a daily newspaper with content contributed from the Cobourg Star and Port Hope Guide. residents * John Douglas Armour , Puisne judge of the Supreme Court of Canada *Charles Arkoll Boulton, militia leader in the Red River Rebellion *Alan Bradley (Alan Bradley (writer)), author * Jeremiah Brown (rower) Jeremiah

McLaughlin Day''' in Oshawa, '''Alexander Mackenzie Day''' in Sarnia (Sarnia, Ontario), '''James Cockburn (James Cockburn (politician)) Day''' in Cobourg, '''Peter Robinson (Peter Robinson (1785–1838))''' Day in Peterborough (Peterborough, Ontario), and '''John Galt (John Galt (novelist)) Day''' in Guelph, as well as numerous other names in smaller municipalities. Although a work holiday is given to employees of the federal and many


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. It is situated approximately midway between downtown Toronto and Kingston (Kingston (Ontario)). Get in Cobourg is located just south of Highway 401 (Windsor-Quebec corridor) at exits 472 (Burnham St.) or 474 (Baltimore Rd. Division St.). *

stops in Cobourg on selected Toronto-Kingston (Kingston (Ontario)) runs. The nearest major airport is in Toronto. The community is also accessible by boat, with one marina on Lake Ontario: *

launch ramp, fishing charter boats. Get around * A segment of Canada's Waterfront Trail is open to cyclists on a former rail right-of-way in the Cobourg area. * See *


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Ontario to the west. It is located along Highway 401 (Ontario Highway 401) (exits 472 and 474) and the former Highway 2 (Ontario Highway 2) (now Northumberland County Road 2). To the south, Cobourg borders Lake Ontario

. It is situated approximately midway between downtown Toronto and Kingston (Kingston (Ontario)). Get in Cobourg is located just south of Highway 401 (Windsor-Quebec corridor) at exits 472 (Burnham St.) or 474 (Baltimore Rd. Division St.). *

exit #474 phone +1 905-372-7007 tollfree fax +1 905-372-9846 hours price checkin 3PM checkout 11AM content Two-story economy limited service hotel, continental breakfast, wi-fi. Ground-floor rooms have refrigerators. *


providing+music

, events, beach days, family picnics and more. The beach is equipped with a splash park, playground set, park area for eating, local restaurants and a pier. There are lifeguards on duty everyday and it is safe to swim and play in. Close to the downtown, tourists can shop in local shops and eat out at many of Cobourg's fine dining restaurants. Media Radio Five radio stations are licensed to Cobourg, providing music, news and local programming to Northumberland County and surrounding areas. * FM 93.3 - CKSG (CKSG-FM), adult contemporary * FM 90.7 - CHJJ (CHJJ-FM), Christian music * FM 103.1 - CFMZ (CFMZ-FM), classical (European classical music) * FM 107.9 - CHUC (CHUC-FM), classic hits * FM 89.7 - CFWN (CFWN-FM), not-for-profit community-based, volunteer driven, programming focused on the community TV Cobourg uses cable 10, to broadcast local events and weather. Apart from that, Cobourg has no local Terrestrial television stations; the closest is CHEX-TV in Peterborough, Ontario. Print *''Northumberland Today'', owned by Osprey Media is a daily newspaper with content contributed from the Cobourg Star and Port Hope Guide. residents * John Douglas Armour , Puisne judge of the Supreme Court of Canada *Charles Arkoll Boulton, militia leader in the Red River Rebellion *Alan Bradley (Alan Bradley (writer)), author *Jeremiah Brown (Jeremiah Brown (rower)), Canadian Men's Eight Rowing Team, won silver at the 2012 London Olympic Games *James Cockburn (James Cockburn (politician)), lawyer and Father of Confederation (Canadian Confederation) *Marie Dressler, silent film actress *Francis P. Duffy, Canadian-born Military Chaplain of the Fighting 69th New York Regiment during WWI *Sir Sandford Fleming who helped create and define the idea of time zones *Rev. John Weir Foote, politician, chaplain, and Victoria Cross recipient *Ed Greenwood, author of the Forgotten Realms setting for Dungeons & Dragons *Henry Bowyer Lane, English born Toronto architect *Ebenezer Perry, Cobourg's police commissioner *William Renwick Riddell, judge and historian * Dave "Goldie Rogers" Sherwin (Goldie Rogers), professional wrestler *Justin Williams, NHL hockey player, winner of 2014 Conn Smythe Trophy *Orlando B. Willcox, United States Army general and Medal of Honor winner lived here from 1905-1907 until his death wikipedia:Cobourg, Ontario Commons:Category:Cobourg, Ontario


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exit #474 phone +1 905-372-7007 tollfree fax +1 905-372-9846 hours price checkin 3PM checkout 11AM content Two-story economy limited service hotel, continental breakfast, wi-fi. Ground-floor rooms have refrigerators. *

-342-2017 hours price checkin 2-5PM checkout 10AM content On south shore of Rice Lake near Harwood. Cottages and condos with fridge stove microwave, campground, fishing, BBQ, ice fishing huts and guides in season. *


people white

% other religions *17.1% non-professing '''Racial Profile''' *91.4% White (White (people)) *4.4% Aboriginal (Aboriginal peoples in Canada) *3.8% Korean (Korean people) *0.7% Black (Black (people)) Attractions Cobourg retains its small-town atmosphere, in part due to the downtown and surrounding residential area's status as a Heritage Conservation District. The downtown is a well-preserved example of a traditional small-town main street. Victoria Hall, the town hall completed in 1860


largest industry

Institute East (CDCI EAST), CDCI West and St. Mary's Secondary School), Cobourg is home to a satellite campus of Fleming College. Food processing is the largest industry in Cobourg, and it is home to operations of companies like SABIC Innovative Plastics and Weetabix. The Cobourg Cougars play in the Ontario Provincial Junior A Hockey League. Cobourg's beach, Victoria Park Beach, is very popular among residents and tourists of Cobourg. Host to volleyball tournaments


music classical

. * FM 93.3 - CKSG (CKSG-FM), adult contemporary * FM 90.7 - CHJJ (CHJJ-FM), Christian music * FM 103.1 - CFMZ (CFMZ-FM), classical (European classical music) * FM 107.9 - CHUC (CHUC-FM), classic hits * FM 89.7 - CFWN (CFWN-FM), not-for-profit community-based, volunteer driven, programming focused on the community TV Cobourg uses cable 10, to broadcast local events and weather. Apart from that, Cobourg has no local Terrestrial television stations; the closest


black people

% other religions *17.1% non-professing '''Racial Profile''' *91.4% White (White (people)) *4.4% Aboriginal (Aboriginal peoples in Canada) *3.8% Korean (Korean people) *0.7% Black (Black (people)) Attractions Cobourg retains its small-town atmosphere, in part due to the downtown and surrounding residential area's status as a Heritage Conservation District. The downtown is a well-preserved example of a traditional small-town main street. Victoria Hall, the town hall completed in 1860


impressive stone

seminary that became integrated into the University of Trinity College in Toronto in 1852. Standing at the heart of the downtown is Victoria Hall, a building that now serves as the town hall, as well as home of the Art Gallery of Northumberland, the Cobourg Concert Hall, and an Old Bailey-style courtroom that is now used as the Council chamber. Victoria Hall was designed by architect Kivas Tully. The landmark is known for its impressive stone work. Charles Thomas Thomas (1820-1867

Cobourg

'''Cobourg''' is a town in the Canadian (Canada) province of Ontario, located in Southern Ontario to the west. It is located along Highway 401 (Ontario Highway 401) (exits 472 and 474) and the former Highway 2 (Ontario Highway 2) (now Northumberland County Road 2). To the south, Cobourg borders Lake Ontario. To the north, east and west, it is surrounded by Hamilton Township (Hamilton, Ontario (township)).

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