Cessford, Alberta

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Cessford
Cessford is located in Alberta
Cessford
Cessford
Coordinates: 51°00′23″N 111°33′24″W / 51.0064°N 111.5567°W / 51.0064; -111.5567Coordinates: 51°00′23″N 111°33′24″W / 51.0064°N 111.5567°W / 51.0064; -111.5567
Country Canada
ProvinceAlberta
RegionSouthern Alberta
Census division4
Municipal districtSpecial Area No. 2
Government
 • Governing bodySpecial Area No. 2 Council
Time zoneUTC−7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−6 (MDT)
Postal code span
Area code(s)+1-403
HighwaysHighway 561
Highway 876

Cessford is a hamlet in southern Alberta, Canada within Special Area No. 2.[1][2] It is located approximately 22 kilometres (14 mi) east of Highway 36 and 54 kilometres (34 mi) northeast of Brooks.

The hamlet took its name from a local farm.[3]

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  1. ^ Alberta Municipal Affairs (2010-04-01). "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-07-11.
  2. ^ Statistics Canada (2010-03-05). "Standard Geographical Classification 2006 – Special Area No. 2, geographical codes and localities, 2006". Retrieved 2010-07-11.
  3. ^ Place-names of Alberta. Ottawa: Geographic Board of Canada. 1928. p. 32.