Caledonia (disambiguation)

Caledonia (disambiguation)

Caledonia is an old name for northern Great Britain.

Caledonia may also refer to:

* Caledonia, a Roman name of Celtic origin for most of the area that has become Scotland
* Caledonians, also known as "Caledonii" or Caledonia Confederacy, name given by historians to the Iron Age indigenous people of Scotland

In Canada

*Caledonia, Ontario, several communities in Ontario, Canada
*Caledonia, Nova Scotia, village in Canada
*New Caledonia (Canada), former North American fur-trading district

In the United States of America

*Caledonia, Illinois, village
*Caledonia, Michigan, village
*Caledonia, Minnesota, city
*Caledonia, Mississippi, town
*Caledonia, Missouri, village
*Caledonia (village), New York
*Caledonia (town), New York
*Caledonia, Ohio, village
*Caledonia, Wisconsin, multiple locations
*Caledonia, Columbia County, Wisconsin, town
*Caledonia, Racine County, Wisconsin, village
*Caledonia, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, town
*Caledonia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, town
*Caledonia Township, Michigan, multiple locations
*Caledonia Township, Minnesota
*Caledonia County, Vermont
*Caledonia State Park, Pennsylvania

Other geographical locations

*New Caledonia, a group of islands in the Pacific Ocean that is an overseas territory of France
*Caledonian Forest, former woodland forest in the Highlands of Scotland
*Caledonian Ocean, archaic name for the north Atlantic Ocean
*Caledonian Canal, a canal in Scotland connects the east and west coasts


*"Caledonia" (song), a Scottish folk ballad that dates back to 1904, or a modern Scottish folk ballad by Dougie MacLean
*"Caledonia", MacLean's song covered by Amy MacDonald on her album "This Is the Life"
*"Caledonia", an album by Suidakra
*The Caledonia Soul Orchestra, Van Morrison's band in 1973, that featured on the 1974 double live album "It's Too Late to Stop Now"


*British Caledonian, airline
*"The Caledonia" (brig), 1843
*Caledonian Airways, Scottish airline formed in 1961
*Caledonian MacBrayne, ferry operator in Scotland
*Caledonian Railway, early 19th century Scottish railway
*Caledonian Railway (Brechin), private company by steam railway enthusiasts
*Caledonian Sleeper, train service operated by ScotRail
*Caledonian Star (built in 1966), former name of the "National Geographic Endeavour" expedition ship
*The Caledonia (paddle steamer), early 19th century steam vessel


*Glasgow Caledonian University
*Caledonia Junior High School (Dartmouth, Nova Scotia)
*College of New Caledonia, college in British Columbia


*Inverness Caledonian Thistle F.C., Scottish soccer team
*North Caledonian Football League, amateur league in the Scottish highlands
*Royal Caledonian Curling Club, governing body of curling in Scotland
*Caledonian Stadium in Inverness, Scotland
*Caledonian Roughriders, also known as the GCU Roughriders, American football league in Scotland

Other uses

* Tennent Caledonian Breweries, owner of Wellpark Brewery in Glasgow
*Caledonian Brewery, formed in 1869 in Edinburgh
*Caledonian orogeny, a mountain building event that occurred during the Palaeozoic Era
*Caledonia (typeface), the second-most commonly used typeface in books, after Times New Roman

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • New Caledonia (disambiguation) — New Caledonia may also refer to: New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France. New Caledonia (Canada), former North American fur trading district. Darien scheme, a short lived Scottish colony in Panama. This disambiguation page lists articl …   Wikipedia

  • Caledonia, Nova Scotia (disambiguation) — Caledonia, Nova Scotia can be the following :* Caledonia, Nova Scotia, a village located in the northern Region of Queens Municipality * Caledonia Guysborough, Nova Scotia, a community in the Municipality of the District of Saint Mary s in… …   Wikipedia

  • Caledonia, Wisconsin — For other places with the same name, see Caledonia, Wisconsin (disambiguation). Caledonia   Village   Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • New Caledonia — This article is about the overseas territory. For other uses, see New Caledonia (disambiguation). For other uses, see Caledonia. New Caledonia Nouvelle Calédonie …   Wikipedia

  • National anthem of New Caledonia — The national anthem of New Caledonia is La Marseillaise, the national anthem of France. However, you may be looking for Soyons unis, devenons frères, the anthem of New Caledonia formally adopted in 2010. This disambiguation page lists articles… …   Wikipedia

  • Tropical Storm Allison (disambiguation) — The name Allison has been used for three tropical cyclones in the Atlantic Ocean and the alternative spelling Alison has been used for one tropical cyclone in the Southwest Pacific Ocean and three in the southern Indian Ocean. Atlantic Tropical… …   Wikipedia

  • Dore (disambiguation) — Dore may refer to: Contents 1 People 2 Places 3 Other uses 4 …   Wikipedia

  • OPT (disambiguation) — OPT may stand for: Optional Practical Training, a period during which university students with an F 1 are permitted by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to work for one year on a student visa without needing an H 1B.… …   Wikipedia

  • Caledonians (disambiguation) — Caledonians is the English language translation of the Latin word Caledonii , referring to the enemies of the Roman Empire in Caledonia (modern Scotland).Caledonians may also refer to: * Caledonians , often in a light hearted context, used as an… …   Wikipedia

  • Thio (disambiguation) — Thio or thio can mean: *The prefix thio to indicate sulfur in organic chemical names. *Thio, New Caledonia, a town in New Caledonia …   Wikipedia