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Welcome to Bankhead ...

So far, we have found very little information about Bankhead. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Bankhead to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Bankhead, please Contact Us.


Bankhead was founded in 1903.

Time Zone: The area where Bankhead was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR).

The location where Bankhead once stood is in the (403) & (587)<2> area codes.

Adding Bankhead to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bankhead was on a map titled Map of British Columbia (from Gulf Refining, 1925).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bankhead on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Bankhead ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Bankhead - they are located in Alabama (2) and Arkansas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bankhead.

Communities near Bankhead ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bankhead.

  • Canmore
  • Banff
  • Harvie Heights
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harvie Heights
    • Harvie Heights lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Bankhead
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harvie Heights came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harvie Heights
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harvie Heights<4>
  • Georgetown - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown
    • Georgetown was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Bankhead
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Georgetown. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Castle Junction
    • Dead Man's Flats
    • Exshaw
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Exshaw
      • Exshaw lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southeast of Bankhead
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Exshaw came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exshaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Exshaw<4>
    • Lac des Arcs
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lac des Arcs
      • Lac des Arcs lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southeast of Bankhead
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lac des Arcs came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lac des Arcs
    • Kananaskis
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kananaskis
      • Kananaskis lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Bankhead
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kananaskis came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kananaskis
    • Kovach - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kovach
      • Kovach was located 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Bankhead
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Kovach. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Bankhead, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bankhead) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bankhead. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BankheadOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bankhead. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.2304, Longitude: -115.5242    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<6>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.






















 

 

 

 

 


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