Ancaster

Ancaster is a historic town in the city of , Canada, located on the Niagara Escarpment. Founded as a town in 1793, it immediately developed itself into one of the first important and influential early British Upper Canada communities established during the late 18th century eventually amalgamating with the city of Hamilton in 2001.

Notable Places in the Area

Golf course
is located in Ancaster, Ontario.

Waterfall
is a 17-metre-high curtain waterfall found in Ancaster Heights, the western end of , . Photo: Nhl4hamilton, Public domain.

Waterfall
is a 24 metre high complex ribbon cascade waterfall found on private property, in Ancaster, , .

Waterfall
is a 13.4-metre-high terraced ribbon cascade waterfall found in the Tiffany…

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a community and town in , Canada. is situated 5 km north of Ancaster. Photo: RoyBoy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
is a community in , in the Canadian province of . is situated 6 km north of Ancaster.

Hamlet
is a rural neighbourhood of the city of , , Canada, located northeast of . is situated 7 km west of Ancaster.

Ancaster

Latitude
43.2257° or 43° 13' 32.5" north
Longitude
-79.9767° or 79° 58' 36.1" west
Open Location Code
87M262GF+78
Population
33,200
United Nations Location Code
CA ANC
Elevation
253 metres (830 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 213124675
Geo­Names ID
8285452
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: أنكستر
  • Cebuano: Ancaster
  • Chinese: 安克斯特
  • Dutch: Ancaster
  • English: Ancaster, Ontario
  • French: Ancaster
  • German: Ancaster
  • Japanese: アンカスター
  • Persian: انکستر، انتاریو
  • Russian: Анкастер
  • Swedish: Ancaster, Kanada
  • Swedish: Ancaster

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