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Encyclopedia > Whitby, Ontario
Town of Whitby , Ontario
Motto: The Heart of The Region
Map showing location of Whitby in Durham Region
Coordinates: 43°52′47″N 78°56′30″W / 43.87972, -78.94167
Country Canada
Province Ontario
Region Durham Region
Incorporated 1855
Government
 - Mayor Pat Perkins
 - Governing body Whitby Town Council
 - MP Jim Flaherty (Whitby-Oshawa)
 - MPP Christine Elliott (Whitby-Ajax)
Area
 - Town 146.52 km²  (56.57 sq mi)
Elevation 91 m (299 ft)
Population (2006)
 - Town 111 184
 - Density 758.8/km² (230.3/sq mi)
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Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 - Summer (DST) Eastern (EDT) (UTC-4)
Website: whitby.ca

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History

The Town of Whitby was incorporated in 1855, three years after it was chosen as the seat of government for the newly formed County of Ontario. Although settlement dates back to 1800, it was not until 1836 that a downtown business center was established by Whitby's founder Peter Perry. Year 1855 (MDCCCLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Ontario County is the name of two historic counties in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... // ON MAY 5 1853 MR.FADER HAD SEX WITH A MAN NAME MR WIEN THEN THEY HAD SON NAMEDMRS COTURE AND MR MANOOGIAN WENT INTO MRS HASKELLS OFFICE NAKED AND DANCED AROUND AND MASTERBATED ON HER CHEST AND SHE LICKED IT OFF THEN THEY HAD ORAL SEEX WITH NAPLOEAN OF... Year 1836 (MDCCCXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Peter Perry (November 14, 1792-August 24, 1851) was a businessman and political figure in Upper Canada. ...


Whitby Township (now the Town of Whitby) was named after the seaport town of Whitby, Yorkshire, England. In addition to Whitby, Yorkshire, the Town of Whitby is also officially twinned with Longueuil, Québec and Feldkirch, Austria. Whitby Township is a geographic township and former municipality in what was Ontario County (now Durham Region), Ontario, Canada. ... , For other uses, see Whitby (disambiguation). ... Longueuil is a city in extreme southwestern Quebec, Canada, on the south shore of the Saint Lawrence River across from Montreal, of which it is a suburb. ... During the 1960s, a terrorist group known as the Front de libération du Québec (FLQ) launched a decade of bombings, robberies and attacks on government offices. ... Feldkirch can refer to: In Austria: Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, a medieval city and capital of an administrative district Feldkirch (district), an administrative division of Vorarlberg In France: Feldkirch, Haut-Rhin, a commune (municipality) in France. ...


When the township was originally surveyed in 1792, the surveyor, from the northern part of England, named the townships east of Toronto after towns on England's northeastern coast: York, Scarborough, Pickering, Whitby and Darlington. The original name of "Whitby" is Danish, dating from about 867 CE when the Danes invaded Britain. It is a contraction of "Whitteby," meaning "White Village." The allusion may be to the white lighthouse on the pier at Whitby, Yorkshire, and also at Whitby, Ontario.' 1792 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Events September - Basil I becomes sole ruler of the Byzantine Empire. ...


Whitby's chief asset was its fine natural harbour on Lake Ontario, from which grain from the farmland to the north was first shipped in 1833. In the 1840s a road was built from Whitby Harbour to Lake Simcoe and Georgian Bay, to bring trade and settlement through the harbour to and from the rich hinterland to the north. In the 1870s a railway was constructed to Port Perry and Lindsay from Whitby Harbour. Year 1833 (MDCCCXXXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... // First use of general anesthesia in an operation, by Crawford Long The first electrical telegraph sent by Samuel Morse on May 24, 1844 from Baltimore to Washington, D.C.. First signing of the Treaty of Waitangi (Te Tiriti o Waitangi) on February 6, 1840 at Waitangi, Northland New Zealand. ... Lake Simcoe is a lake in southern Ontario, Canada, the fourth largest lake in the province. ... Georgian Bay (French: baie Georgienne) is a large bay of Lake Huron, located in Ontario, Canada. ... // The invention of the telephone (1876) by Alexander Graham Bell. ... Port Perry, Ontario, (Pop. ... Downtown Lindsay in the fall Lindsay (2001 population 16,930) is a community on the Scugog River in the Kawartha Lakes region of southern Ontario, Canada. ...


Whitby is also the site of Trafalgar Castle School, a private girls' school founded in 1874. The building, constructed as an Elizabethan-style castle in 185962 as a private residence for the Sheriff of Ontario County, is a significant architectural landmark and Whitby's only Provincial historic site marked with a plaque. The school celebrated its 125th anniversary in 1999. Trafalgar Castle School in Whitby, Ontario is a private day and residential school for girls and young women in grades 6 through 12. ... Year 1874 (MDCCCLXXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link with display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Year 1859 (MDCCCLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... This article is about 1862 . ...


During the Second World War, Whitby was the location of Camp X, a secret spy training facility established by Sir William Stephenson, the "Man Called Intrepid". Although the buildings have since been demolished, a monument was unveiled on the site of Camp X in 1984 by Ontario's Lieutenant-Governor John Black Aird. Camp X was the unofficial name of a World War II paramilitary and commando training installation, on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario between Whitby and Oshawa in Ontario, Canada. ... Sir William Samuel Stephenson, C.C., M.C., D.F.C. (January 23, 1897–January 31, 1989) was a Canadian soldier, airman, businessman, inventor, spymaster, and the senior representative of British intelligence for the entire western hemisphere during World War II. Stephenson is best-known by his wartime intelligence... This article is about the year. ... A Lieutenant Governor or Lieutenant-Governor is a government official who is the subordinate or deputy of a Governor or Governor-General. ... The Honourable John Black Aird, OC , O.Ont. ...


In 1968, the Town of Whitby and Township of Whitby amalgamated to form the current municipality. Municipal boundaries were not changed during the 1974 formation of Durham Region and remain to this day. The Regional Municipality of Durham, commonly called Durham Region (2003 population 525,000), is a regional political area located east of Toronto, Ontario. ...


Today, Whitby is the seat of government in Durham Region. It is commonly considered part of the Greater Toronto Area, although for census purposes it belongs to the greater Oshawa Metropolitan Area. They are both in the eastern part of the Golden Horseshoe region. A map of Torontos Census Metropolitan Area, which contains a large portion of the Greater Toronto Area. ... Oshawa (estimated 2004 population 150 000; metropolitan population 296 298) is a city on Lake Ontario located approximately 60 km east of downtown Toronto in Ontario, Canada. ... A census metropolitan area, or CMA is a Canadian census subdivision comprising a large urban area (known as the urban core) and adjacent areas (known as urban and rural fringes) that have a high degree of social and economic integration with the urban core. ... Hamilton, Ontario Skyline The skyline of Niagara Falls, Ontario side The Golden Horseshoe is a densely populated and industrialized region or urban agglomeration centred around the west end of Lake Ontario in Southern Ontario, Canada. ...


Demographics

Like much of Durham Region, demographics in Whitby are characterised mainly by rapid population growth. The 2006 census population of the Town is 111,184 inhabitants, compared with the 2001 Statistics Canada total of 87 413. This represents population growth of over 27.2% in five years. The number of inhabitants has more than doubled since 1986, when Whitby had a census population of 45,800 people. Statistics Canada (French: Statistique Canada) is the Canadian federal government department commissioned with producing statistics to help better understand Canada, its population, resources, economy, society, and culture. ...


According to the 2001 Census, approximately 11.3% of Whitby's population is classified as visible minority, with Black (3.5%), South Asian (2.9%) and Chinese (1.5%) populations forming the largest individual groups.


Communities

The southern portion of Whitby is predominantly urban. The northern part of the municipality is more rural and includes the following communities:

Ashburn, Ontario is a community in the Town of Whitby, Durham Region, Ontario, Canada. ... Brooklin is a suburban community or village located north of Whitby and south of Porty Perry on Baldwin Street (Highway 12) linking Whitby and Orillia, and Winchester Road linking Markham and to smaller towns to the east. ... Myrtle, Ontario is a community in the Town of Whitby, Durham Region, Ontario, Canada. ... Myrtle Station, Ontario is a community in the Town of Whitby, Durham Region, Ontario, Canada. ...

Government

The Town government consists of a mayor and four councillors, each representing an individual ward. There are also three regional councillors elected at large. They sit on both the Town and Durham Region Councils, as does the mayor. The current mayor is Pat Perkins. The Regional Municipality of Durham, commonly called Durham Region (2003 population 525,000), is a regional political area located east of Toronto, Ontario. ...


Whitby is also home to Durham Region headquarters, the headquarters of the Durham District School Board, and some of the law courts. The Regional Municipality of Durham, commonly called Durham Region (2003 population 525,000), is a regional political area located east of Toronto, Ontario. ... The Durham District School Board is a school board in the public school system of Ontario, Canada, which serves most of the Regional Municipality of Durham (the schools within the Municipality of Clarington belongs to the Kawartha-Pine Ridge District School Board, even though it is within the Regional Municipality...


Emergency services

Whitby is policed by the Durham Regional Police. There is also a detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police located in Town, mainly to patrol area provincial highways. Whitby Fire & Emergency Services provides firefighting services from five fire stations and ambulance/emergency medical services are provided by Durham Region. Durham Regional Police Service is the police service for Durham Regional Municipality, Ontario, east of Toronto. ... The Ontario Provincial Police (O.P.P.) is the provincial police force for the province of Ontario, Canada. ...


Economy

Many residents commute to work in other Greater Toronto Area communities, and General Motors Canada in Oshawa is a major employer for all of Durham Region. Whitby is itself home to a steel mill operated by Gerdau Ameristeel, a retail support centre operated by Sobeys, a major Liquor Control Board of Ontario warehouse and the Canadian headquarters of BMW. Other companies present in Whitby include pharmaceutical manufacturer Patheon, Johnson Controls, Lear Corporation, Automodular Assemblies, McGraw-Hill Ryerson and several others. General Motors of Canada Limited (GM Canada) is the name of General Motors Canadian division. ... Gerdau S.A. is the largest producer of long steel in the Americas, with mills in Brazil, Argentina, Canada, Chile, Colombia, the United States and Uruguay. ... Sobeys TSX: SBY is a Canadian supermarket chain headquartered in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. ... The Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) is a Crown corporation selling liquor, wine, and beer in Ontario through a chain of retail stores. ... For other uses, see BMW (disambiguation). ... Johnson Controls, Inc. ... Lear Corporation, headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, USA is a Fortune 500 company, engaged in the business of manufacturing and distribution of automotive interiors systems. ... The Mc-Graw-Hill Companies, Inc. ...


Education

Public education in Whitby is provided via the Durham District School Board, which also has its headquarters in Whitby. As of late 2006, there were 18 elementary schools and four secondary schools. The Durham District School Board is a school board in the public school system of Ontario, Canada, which serves most of the Regional Municipality of Durham (the schools within the Municipality of Clarington belongs to the Kawartha-Pine Ridge District School Board, even though it is within the Regional Municipality...


The Durham Catholic District School Board oversees public Catholic education in Durham Region. There are eight Catholic elementary schools and two secondary schools. The Durham Catholic District School Board is a school board located in Durham Region, Ontario. ...


As noted above, Whitby is home to Trafalgar Castle School, a private school for women that offers grades 6 through 12 in a university preparatory programme. There are also a number of Montessori schools offering programmes for early elementary grades. Trafalgar Castle School in Whitby, Ontario is a private day and residential school for girls and young women in grades 6 through 12. ... The Montessori method is a methodology for nursery and elementary school education, first developed by Dr. Maria Montessori. ...


Whitby is also the site of the Skills Training Centre of Durham College. The main campus of the college is located in Oshawa, as is the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. Durham College of Applied Arts and Technology is located in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada with satellite campuses in Pickering, Uxbridge, Whitby, Port Hope, Port Perry and Beaverton. ... The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) is located in Oshawa, Ontario and shares its campus with Durham College. ...


Health care

Despite being among the 100 largest cities/towns in Canada, Whitby lacks a full-service hospital. The Town was served by the Whitby General Hospital until 1998, when Durham hospitals were amalgamated by the Lakeridge Health Corporation, Under the amalgamated system, the hospital became Lakeridge Health Whitby and is a specialised health centre, with the closest full-service hospitals being Lakeridge Health Oshawa and the Rouge Valley Ajax-Pickering Hospital in Ajax. The table below is a list of the 100 largest cities (or municipalities) in Canada. ... The Lakeridge Health Corporation is the governing body of hospitals in the Ontario towns of Oshawa, Whitby, Scugog and Clarington. ... Lakeridge Health Whitby is a clinic in Whitby, Ontario, offering specialized health services to the Durham Region. ... For other uses, see Ajax. ...


The Whitby Mental Health Centre, a psychiatric facility, is located on the lakefront. It was originally called the Whitby Psychiatric Hospital. The Whitby Mental Health Centre is a mental health facility located in Whitby, Ontario, Canada. ... Whitby Psychiatric Hospital was located in Whitby, Ontario. ...


Transportation

Ontario Highway 401 runs through the south end of Whitby, with interchanges at Brock Street and Thickson Road. Proposed eastward extensions of Highway 407 will likely see that toll highway extended through Whitby to its planned terminus at the junction of Highways 35 and 115. The southern terminus of Highway 12 is also located in Whitby. It originally extended from Highway 401 northward as part of Brock Street, but this portion was downloaded to Durham Region in 1997. The southern terminus is now located just south of Brooklin at the location of a possible future interchange with Highway 407, should it be extended eastward. Finally, Highway 7 runs east-west between Brooklin and the City of Pickering. At Brooklin, the road changes to a north-south alignment and is multiplexed with Highway 12 to the northern boundary of the Town. “Macdonald-Cartier” redirects here. ... Highway 407, officially called the 407 Express Toll Route (ETR), is a tollway located in southern Ontario Canadas Greater Toronto Area. ... Highway 35 is a provincial highway in Ontario Canada, running from Highway 401 in Clarington to Highway 60 near Dwight (and Algonquin Provincial Park) in the Township of Lake of Bays in Muskoka. ... Highway 115 is a provincially maintained highway in Central Ontario, Canada, which runs from the Highway 401 junction west of Newcastle to the Highway 7 junction in Peterborough. ... Highway 12 is a Kings Highway in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... The Kings Highway No. ... For other uses, see Pickering (disambiguation). ... Multiplex may mean: Multiplex (comics), a DC Comics character. ...


Four railways pass through Whitby. The Toronto-Montreal corridor main lines of the Canadian National Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway both pass east-west through the south end of Whitby. A second CP line running from Toronto to Havelock also passes through the northern part of Whitby. VIA Rail trains travel through Whitby, but the nearest station is in Oshawa. Finally, GO Transit provides frequent weekday service via its Lakeshore East line, which (in Whitby) runs parallel to the CN tracks. A GO Station is located in Town. The Canadian National Railway (CN; AAR reporting marks CN, CNA, CNIS) is a Canadian Class I railway operated by the Canadian National Railway Company headquartered in Montreal, Quebec. ... An eastbound CPR freight at Stoney Creek Bridge in Rogers Pass. ... Havelock is a village in Peterborough County, Ontario, Canada located east of Peterborough on Highway 7. ... VIA Rails trains travelling by Highway 401 near Brockville, Ontario. ... GO Transit (AAR reporting marks GOT), officially known as the Greater Toronto Transit Authority (GTTA), is Canadas first, and Ontarios only, interregional public transit system, established to link Toronto with the surrounding regions of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). ... Lakeshore East is one of the seven train lines of the GO Transit system in the Greater Toronto Area, Ontario, Canada. ... The Whitby GO Station is a train and bus station in the GO Transit network located in Whitby, Ontario in Canada. ...


Local transit services are provided by the region-wide Durham Region Transit. Prior to the Regional service, the Town provided its own service. GO Transit buses also connect Whitby with Durham Region (including Port Perry and Beaverton to the north) and areas further afield. Durham Region Transit (DRT) is the regional public transit operator in Durham Region, east of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. ... Port Perry, Ontario, (Pop. ... Beaverton is a community in Ontario, Canada. ...


Whitby Harbour, an important factor in the development of the Town, is now home to a 430-berth recreational marina.


Media

Whitby is served by the Whitby This Week newspaper, part of the Metroland Media Group. Several other papers have been published in the town over the years, including the Whitby Free Press, which ran from 1971 to 1996. Other GTA media outlets also serve the area. Metroland Media Group (formally Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distributing) is the publisher of daily and community newspapers in Ontario; as well as digital properties under Torstar Digital; and various home shows. ...


Sports

Whitby's most famous sporting team are the Whitby Dunlops, a celebrated ice hockey squad that captured the world championship in 1958 at Oslo, Norway. This team featured long-time president of the Boston Bruins, Harry Sinden and former mayor of Whitby, Robert Attersley. The Dunlops were revived in 2004 as part of the Eastern Ontario Senior Hockey League. The Oshawa Generals The Oshawa Generals are a junior ice hockey team in the Ontario Hockey League. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... Year 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the capital of Norway. ... The Boston Bruins are a professional ice hockey team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... Harry James Sinden (born September 14, 1932 in Collins Bay, Ontario, Canada) was the long-time general manager, coach, and president for the Boston Bruins NHL hockey team, and was the coach of the Team Canada during the 1972 Summit Series. ... Eastern Ontario Senior A The Eastern Ontario Senior Hockey League, or EOSHL, is the top Senior ice hockey league in Eastern Ontario. ...


Lacrosse is also a prominent sport in Whitby. The Brooklin Redmen Senior A lacrosse club is one of the most successful in Canadian sporting history, while the Junior A Whitby Warriors have been awarded the Minto Cup four times since 1984. The Dive Shot. Lacrosse is a team sport that is played with ten players (mens field), six players (mens box), or twelve players (womens field), each of whom uses a netted stick (the crosse) in order to pass and catch a hard rubber ball with the aim... The Brooklin Redmen are Senior A box lacrosse team from Whitby, Ontario. ... The Whitby Warriors are a Junior A box lacrosse team from Whitby, Ontario, Canada. ... The Minto Cup is awarded annually to the champion junior mens lacrosse team of Canada. ...


Whitby is also home to the Iroquois Sports Complex, one of the largest minor sports centres in North America. The facility includes six ice pads, swimming pool, tennis courts, five ball diamonds, a skatepark, a soccer pitch and the Whitby Sports Hall of Fame. Whitby also developed the McKinney Sports complex which boasts three ice pads, and Luther Vipond Arena in Brooklin, with one ice pad. Skatepark in Davis, California. ...


Whitby is home to one of the most successful Synchronized skating teams in the world called the Whitby Ice Fyre, who have been around since the early 1980's when they were called the Ice Angels. Marigold IceUnity Synchronized skating, a large and fast-growing, yet little recognized discipline, consists of 12-16 athletes skating on ice at one time moving as one flowing unit at high speeds. ...


Residents of note

Adam Foote (born July 10, 1971 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. ... k-os (born Kevin Brereton on February 20, 1972 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer of Trinidadian descent. ... Leslie McFarlane (October 25, 1902 – September 6, 1977) was a Canadian journalist, novelist, and screenwriter. ... Haileybury is a name used by various places and institutions: Places Haileybury, Ontario in Canada Institutions Haileybury and Imperial Service College, a coeducational English public school Lambrook Haileybury junior school at Winkfield Row, Bracknell, Berks. ... The Hardy Boys is a popular series of detective/adventure books for boys chronicling the fictional adventures of teenage brothers Frank and Joe Hardy. ... Franklin W. Dixon is the pen name used by a variety of different authors who wrote The Hardy Boys novels for the Stratemeyer Syndicate. ... Brian McFarlane (born August 10, 1931 in New Liskeard, Ontario) is a Canadian television sportscaster and author. ... Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Cipher-block chaining ... NHL can also be an abbreviation for National Historic Landmark or Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. ... Lori Melien (born May 11, 1972 in Calgary, Alberta) is a former international backstroke swimmer from Canada, who won the bronze medal with the Womens 4x100 Medley Relay Team at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, together with Andrea Nugent, Allison Higson and Jane Kerr. ... Poster for the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp. ... Joseph Nieuwendyk (born September 10, 1966 in Oshawa, Ontario) is a former Canadian ice hockey player in the National Hockey League. ... Anne Ottenbrite-Muylaert (born May 12, 1966 in Bowmanville, Ontario) is a former breaststroke swimmer from Canada, who competed for her native country at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... Keith Primeau (born November 24, 1971, in Toronto, Ontario) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player. ... Wayne Primeau (born June 4, 1976 in Scarborough, Ontario) is a professional ice hockey centre for the Boston Bruins of the NHL. He is the younger brother of Keith Primeau. ... Paul Ranger (born September 12, 1984 in North York, Toronto, Ontario) is a professional ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for the Tampa Bay Lightning of the NHL. Ranger was drafted in the 6th round, 183rd overall by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft. ... For other persons of the same name, see Gary Roberts. ... Andrew Test Martin (born Andrew J. Martin on March 17, 1975 in Whitby, Ontario) is a Canadian professional wrestler. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ...

Sister Cities

Image File history File links Flag_of_Austria. ... Feldkirch is a medieval city in the western Austrian state of Vorarlberg, at 47°15′ N 9°35′ E, on the border with Switzerland and Liechtenstein. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Quebec. ... Longueuil is a city in extreme southwestern Quebec, Canada, on the south shore of the Saint Lawrence River across from Montreal, of which it is a suburb. ... , Motto: Je me souviens (French: I remember) Capital Quebec City Largest city Montreal Official languages French Government - Lieutenant-Governor Pierre Duchesne - Premier Jean Charest (PLQ) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 75 - Senate seats 24 Confederation July 1, 1867 (1st) Area  Ranked 2nd - Total 1,542,056 km² (595... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... , For other uses, see Whitby (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ...

See also

Camp X was the unofficial name of a World War II paramilitary and commando training installation, on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario between Whitby and Oshawa in Ontario, Canada. ... The Whitby GO Station is a train and bus station in the GO Transit network located in Whitby, Ontario in Canada. ... Whitby Central Library. ...

External links

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Pickering, Ajax North
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Oshawa, Clarington
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Whitby, Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (899 words)
Whitby (2004 population 110,000) is a town located east of Toronto on the north shore of Lake Ontario, and is the seat of Durham Region, Ontario, Canada.
The Town of Whitby was incorporated in 1855, three years after it was chosen as the seat of government for the newly formed County of Ontario.
Whitby's chief asset was its fine natural harbour on Lake Ontario, from which grain from the farmland to the north was first shipped in 1833.
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