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Welcome to Tonkin ...
Tonkin is 1,710 feet [521 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Tonkin lies in the Central Standard Time Zone (CST) and does not observe daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC).
Note: If you travel east from Tonkin (for example, toward Roblin (MB)), you will leave Central Standard Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.
Telephone area codes for Tonkin: (306) & (639)<2>
Communities Also Named Tonkin ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Tonkin - it's located in Nevada.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Tonkin.
Communities near Tonkin ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Tonkin.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tonkin ...
Looking for more information about Tonkin? 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 Tonkin, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Tonkin.
Adding Tonkin 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 Tonkin was on a map titled Road Map for Manitoba and Saskatchewan (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Tonkin on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.ca/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022