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Welcome to Agawa ...

Although we found mention of Agawa during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Agawa was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

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


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Agawa might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

We believe that Agawa would be found within the (705) and (249)<2> area codes.

Communities near Agawa ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Agawa.

  • Sand Lake
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    • Sand Lake lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Agawa
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  • Tabor
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tabor came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tabor
    • Tabor lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Agawa
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  • Eton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eton
    • Eton lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Agawa
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  • Anjigami
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anjigami came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anjigami
    • Anjigami lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Agawa
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Canyon
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canyon
      • Canyon lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Agawa
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    • Limer
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Limer came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Limer
      • Limer lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the north of Agawa
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    • Agawa Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Agawa Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agawa Bay
      • Agawa Bay lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the south of Agawa
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    • Gargantua
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gargantua came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gargantua
      • Gargantua lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the west of Agawa
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    • Frater
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frater came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frater
      • Frater lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the south of Agawa
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    • Michipicoten River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Michipicoten River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Michipicoten River
      • Michipicoten River lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the northwest of Agawa
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Michipicoten River

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Agawa ...

Looking for more information about Agawa? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Agawa? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Agawa, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Agawa.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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The official website for Province of Ontario: https://www.ontario.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Agawa and then turned east". While Agawa could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Agawa as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Agawa could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<2>Area code (249) is an overlay for area code (705).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Agawa) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Agawa. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Agawa

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agawa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6653, Longitude: -84.5025    
<4>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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