- Douro-Dummer, Ontario
Douro-Dummer is a township in central-eastern
Ontario, Canadain Peterborough County. It is located on the Trent-Severn Waterway. Douro is host of some great drumlins and can be known as the Drumlins of Douro.
Douro is the home of a Jr. A hockey club called the
Douro Dukesof the Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League, who began play in the 2007-08 season.
The township comprises the communities of Centre Dummer, Clarina, Cottesloe, Crowes Landing, Donwood, Douro, Five Corners, Galesburg, Gilchrist Bay, Guerin, Hall's Glen, Juniper Island, McCrackens Landing, South Beach, South Dummer and Warsaw.
Leahy, Canadian folk rock band
Susanna Moodie, Pioneer, Canadian writer and newspaper editor
Catharine Parr Traill, Pioneer, Canadian writer, naturalist (sister of Susanna Moodie)
According to the
2001 Statistics CanadaCensus:
*% Change (
1996– 2001): -0.5
*Area (km².): 458.46
*Density (persons per km².): 14.5
[http://www.dourodummer.on.ca/ The Township of Douro-Dummer]
North: North Kawartha West: Smith-Ennismore-Lakefield, Peterborough
Douro-Dummer East: Havelock-Belmont-Methuen South: Otonabee-South Monaghan, Asphodel-Norwood
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