Farrow, Alberta

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Description

Farrow is an unincorporated community in Vulcan County, Alberta, Canada. The community is located 5 km off of Highway 24 on Township road 202, about 25 km north of Vulcan and 82 km southeast of the City of Calgary. The community has been completely abandoned and is now owned by a local farmer (no trespassing). Most of the remaining buildings of the former community including a Church/school, a house, a fallen store, and out buildings have all been demolished completely.Farrow was originally known as Glenview or Randle for a short time. The name was changed to "Farrow" the maiden name of the wife of the Superintendent of the C.P.R. at that time.HistoryHistory taken from; Furrows of time: a history of Arrowwood, Shouldice, Mossleigh and Farrow, 1883-1982In 1930 the Canadian Pacific Railway built a branch line to serve the areas south and east of the Bow River. The new branch was separated from the main line of the Aldersyde - Kipp - Lethbridge route at Eltham (Eltham Junction), which boasted a station and a station agent, at that time.Before the coming of the Railway, Farrow was originally known as Glenview or Randle. The name was changed to "Farrow" the maiden name of the wife of A Halkett, the Superintendent of the C.P.R. at that time.

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Aspen Crossing
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Speargrass Golf Course
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The Pampered Chef - Dahr's Kitchen
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Mossleigh Inn
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Outrost Restaurant & Lounge
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Keepin It Country Crafts & Decor
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Hooked on Travel
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