Insinger, Saskatchewan

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Insinger, Saskatchewan (Canada)
Coordinates: 51°32′0″N103°5′0″W / 51.53333°N 103.08333°W / 51.53333; -103.08333 Coordinates: 51°32′0″N103°5′0″W / 51.53333°N 103.08333°W / 51.53333; -103.08333
Country Canada
Province Saskatchewan
Rural Municipalities (R.M.) Insinger
Post office Founded as Lawrie1898-09-01
Post office change of name to Insinger1907-09-01
Government
   Mayor Part of the RM municipal affairs
  Summer (DST) CST
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Insinger, Saskatchewan is an unincorporated area in the rural municipality of Insinger No. 275, Saskatchewan, in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. Insinger is located on Saskatchewan Highway 16, the Yellowhead in south eastern Saskatchewan. [5] Lawrie post office first opened in 1898 at the legal land description of Sec.6, Twp.29, R.7, W2. It changed names in 1907 to Insinger and moved to Sec.21, Twp.29, R.8, W2 . [6] The population is smaller than a hamlet, and is counted within the Insinger No. 275, Saskatchewan, however it is still listed as a village at Geonames. [7] Insinger is located between Yorkton and Foam Lake. Insinger is located within 14 kilometres (8.7 mi) of Whitesand Regional Park.

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  2. Government of Saskatchewan, MRD Home, Municipal Directory System, archived from the original ( Scholar search ) on November 21, 2008
  3. Canadian Textiles Institute. (2005), CTI Determine your provincial constituency, archived from the original on 2007-09-11
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  5. Adamson, J, Rand McNally 1924 Saskatchewan Map , retrieved 2008-03-26
  6. National Archives, Archivia Net, Post Offices and Postmasters, archived from the original on 2006-10-06, retrieved 2008-03-26
  7. "Geonames", Natural Resources Canada, Government of Canada, retrieved 2008-03-26