Colvill, Minnesota facts for kids
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|Elevation||692 ft (211 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||659211|
Colvill was located 9 miles northeast of Grand Marais, and 25 miles southwest of Grand Portage.
Kodonce River State Wayside area is located near the abandoned townsite of Colvill.
Colvill was named after Colonel William J. Colvill, who for a time lived on a homestead in the community.
Colvill Township of Cook County was established in 1906; it was abandoned during the Great Depression of the 1930s.
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