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Mitford, Alberta

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The location of Mitford

Welcome to Mitford ...

So far, we have found very little information about Mitford. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Mitford to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Mitford, please Contact Us.

We aren't confident of the location of Mitford, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

Mitford was established in 1886.

Time Zone: The area where Mitford was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR).

The location where Mitford once stood is in the (403) and (587)<3> area codes.

Communities near Mitford ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2006<5>
Arbour Lake   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Benchlands   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bragg Creek   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cochrane Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ghost Lake   [Map]   78   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Glenbow - Historic   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Mitford.

Communities Also Named Mitford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Mitford - they are located in North Carolina and South Carolina.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mitford.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mitford. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mitford:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Mitford, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mitford) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mitford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mitford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mitford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.2012, Longitude: -114.5253     [Map].

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<5>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Mitford were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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