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Welcome to Collins Bay ...

Collins Bay is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Collins Bay lies 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).

Area codes for Collins Bay: (613) and (343)<2>

Adding Collins Bay to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Collins Bay was on a map titled Road Map for Ontario (from Shell Oil, 1955).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Collins Bay on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Collins Bay ...

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

  • Kingston
  • Greater Napanee
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greater Napanee
    • Greater Napanee lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Collins Bay
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greater Napanee came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greater Napanee
  • Cape Vincent [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape Vincent
    • Cape Vincent [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Collins Bay
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,684 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cape Vincent have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cape Vincent
  • Cape Vincent [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape Vincent
    • Cape Vincent [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Collins Bay
    • Estimated population in 2019: 692 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cape Vincent have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cape Vincent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cape Vincent<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Calvin Park
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calvin Park
      • Calvin Park lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Collins Bay
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calvin Park
    • Portsmouth
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
      • Portsmouth lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Collins Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portsmouth came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
    • Asselstine
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asselstine
      • Asselstine lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Collins Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asselstine came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asselstine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asselstine<4>
    • Bur Creek
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bur Creek
      • Bur Creek lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Collins Bay
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bur Creek
    • Glenvale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenvale
      • Glenvale lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Collins Bay
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenvale
    • Kingscourt
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingscourt
      • Kingscourt lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Collins Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingscourt came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingscourt

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Collins Bay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Collins Bay.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Collins Bay. See our Newspapers Page for Collins Bay.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Collins Bay ...

Looking for more information about Collins Bay? 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 Collins Bay, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Collins Bay.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Collins Bay. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Collins Bay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (343) is an overlay for area code (613).
<3>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- Collins Bay) 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 Collins Bay. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Collins BayOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Collins Bay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2333, Longitude: -76.6167    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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