Lemsford, Saskatchewan

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Lemsford, Saskatchewan
Hamlet
Lemsford, Saskatchewan is located in Saskatchewan
Lemsford, Saskatchewan
Lemsford, Saskatchewan
Coordinates: 50°30′36″N 109°04′12″W / 50.5100°N 109.0700°W / 50.5100; -109.0700
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Region Southwest
Census division 8
Rural Municipality Clinworth
Restructured (Hamlet) January 1, 1951
Government
 • Governing body Clinworth No. 230
 • MP David L. Anderson
 • MLA Wayne Elhard
Time zone CST
Area code(s) 306
Highways Highway 32
Highway 649
Railways Great Western Railway
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Lemsford is a hamlet in Clinworth Rural Municipality No. 230, Saskatchewan, Canada. It previously held the status of village until January 1, 1951. The hamlet is located 42 km east of the Town of Leader at the intersection of Highway 32 and Highway 649, the hamlet is also serviced by the Great Western Railway.

Demographics[edit]

Prior to January 1, 1951, Lemsford was incorporated as a village, and was restructured as a hamlet under the jurisdiction of the Rural municipality of Clinworth on that date.[5]

Infrastructure[edit]

  • Great Western Railway, a Canadian short line railway company operating on former Canadian Pacific Railway trackage in southwest Saskatchewan.[6][7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Archives, Archivia Net. "Post Offices and Postmasters". 
  2. ^ Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home. "Municipal Directory System". [dead link]
  3. ^ Canadian Textiles Institute. (2005). "CTI Determine your provincial constituency". 
  4. ^ Commissioner of Canada Elections, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada (2005). "Elections Canada On-line". 
  5. ^ "Restructured Villages". Saskatchewan Ministry of Municipal Affairs. Archived from the original on March 25, 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-10. 
  6. ^ Great Western Railway
  7. ^ Red Coat Road & Rail Ltd. - RCRR

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Coordinates: 50°51′00″N 109°07′00″W / 50.85000°N 109.11667°W / 50.85000; -109.11667