English River, Ontario
|Districts||Kenora, Thunder Bay|
|Elevation||463 m (1,519 ft)|
|- summer (DST)||Central (UTC-5)|
English River is an unincorporated place on the border of geographic Corman Township, Kenora District and the Unorganized Part of Thunder Bay District in Northwestern Ontario, Canada. It was a Hudson's Bay Company trading post between 1894 and 1911, and is located where Ontario Highway 17 crosses the English River at its confluence with the Scotch River.
English River is also the name of a nearby railway point, 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) to the southwest and wholly within Corman Township, Kenora District ( constructed as part of the Canadian Pacific Railway transcontinental main line.),
- "Corman" (PDF). Geology Ontario - Historic Claim Maps. Ontario Ministry of Northern Development, Mines and Forestry. Retrieved 2012-06-22.
- "English River". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. http://www4.rncan.gc.ca/search-place-names/unique.php?id=FBCSJ&output=xml. Retrieved 2012-06-22. Infobox coordinates are from this reference.
- "English River". B. 371 (Beaver Lake Portage) to B.395 (Bucke). Hudson's Bay Company Archives. Retrieved 2012-06-22.
- "English River". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. http://www4.rncan.gc.ca/search-place-names/unique.php?id=FBCSS&output=xml. Retrieved 2012-06-22.
- Natural Resources Canada (1904). Railways – Ontario and Quebec (Map). http://atlas.nrcan.gc.ca/site/english/maps/archives/1stedition/economic/transportationandcommunications/page18. Retrieved 2012-06-22.
Other map sources:
- Ministry of Transportation of Ontario (2012-01-01) (PDF). Map 13 (Map). 1 : 1,600,000. Official road map of Ontario. http://www.mto.gov.on.ca/english/traveller/map/images/pdf/northont/sheets/Map13.pdf. Retrieved 2012-06-22.
- Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (2006). Restructured municipalities - Ontario map #1 (Map). Restructuring Maps of Ontario. http://www.mah.gov.on.ca/Asset1605.aspx. Retrieved 2012-06-22.