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Welcome to Metcalfe ...

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

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


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Metcalfe 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 Metcalfe would be found within the (613) & (343)<2> area codes.

Communities Also Named Metcalfe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Metcalfe - they are located in Kentucky, Mississippi and Ontario (2).

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

Communities near Metcalfe ...

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

  • Ottawa
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ottawa
    • Ottawa lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Metcalfe
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ottawa came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Former name for Ottawa:
    • Bytown
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ottawa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ottawa<5>
  • Gatineau
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gatineau
    • Gatineau lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Metcalfe
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gatineau came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gatineau
  • Hull
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hull
    • Hull lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Metcalfe
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hull came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hull
  • Casselman
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Casselman
    • Casselman lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Metcalfe
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Casselman came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Casselman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Casselman<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Herbert Corners
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herbert Corners
      • Herbert Corners lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Metcalfe
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herbert Corners
    • Greely
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greely
      • Greely lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Metcalfe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greely came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greely
    • Russell
    • South Gloucester
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Gloucester
      • South Gloucester lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Metcalfe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Gloucester came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Gloucester
    • Vernon
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vernon
      • Vernon lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Metcalfe
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
    • Edwards
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edwards
      • Edwards lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Metcalfe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edwards came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edwards

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Metcalfe ...

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

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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 north past Metcalfe and then turned east". While Metcalfe could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Metcalfe 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 Metcalfe 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 (343) is an overlay for area code (613).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Metcalfe) 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 Metcalfe. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MetcalfeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Metcalfe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2353, Longitude: -75.4725    
<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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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