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Communities Also Named Belgravia ...

We have found one communities that share the name Belgravia.

Within Alberta, the name Belgravia is unique.

Beyond Alberta, there is another community also named Belgravia in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Maryland
      • Baltimore City
      • This Belgravia is located in Baltimore City and lies 1,982 miles [3,189.7 km]<1> to the east southeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belgravia
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Baltimore City community of Belgravia.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Belgravia ...

As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Beverly
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beverly
    • Beverly lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Belgravia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly
  • Carbondale
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carbondale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbondale
    • Carbondale lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Belgravia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbondale
  • Gold Bar
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gold Bar came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gold Bar
    • Gold Bar lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Belgravia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gold Bar
  • Hazeldean
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hazeldean
    • Hazeldean lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Belgravia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazeldean
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    • Hercules
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hercules came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hercules
      • Hercules lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Belgravia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hercules
    • Rolling Meadows
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolling Meadows
      • Rolling Meadows lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the west of Belgravia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolling Meadows
    • Spruce Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spruce Grove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spruce Grove
      • Spruce Grove lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the west of Belgravia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spruce Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spruce Grove<3>
    • Virginia Park
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virginia Park
      • Virginia Park lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Belgravia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virginia Park
    • Woodland Park
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland Park
      • Woodland Park lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Belgravia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Park

Notable Births & Deaths ...

This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Belgravia. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

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    • John Kordic     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Edmonton (Alberta) on Monday March 22, 1965 and died in Quebec City (Quebec) on Saturday August 8, 1992 at the age of 27. He is buried at St. Albert RC Cemetery (Alberta).
      • Edmonton is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Belgravia.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John Kordic<4>
    • Oscar Herbert Kruger     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Edmonton (Alberta) on Saturday December 24, 1932 and died in Edmonton (Alberta) on Sunday July 4, 2010 at the age of 77.
      • Edmonton is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Belgravia.
      • Edmonton is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Belgravia.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Oscar Herbert Kruger<4>
    • John M. 'Red' Pollard     (Jockey)
      • Jockey. He was born in Edmonton (Alberta) on Wednesday October 27, 1909 and died in Pawtucket (Rhode Island) on Saturday March 7, 1981 at the age of 71. He is buried at Notre Dame Cemetery (Providence County, Rhode Island).
      • Edmonton is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Belgravia.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: John M. 'Red' Pollard<4>
    • Hank Smith     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in Garmish - Partenkirchen (Germany) on Saturday September 15, 1934 and died in Edmonton (Alberta) on Sunday October 20, 2002 at the age of 68.
      • Edmonton is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Belgravia.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Hank Smith<4>
    • Gordon Lynn Strate     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Edmonton (Alberta) on Tueday May 28, 1935 and died in Sherwood Park (Alberta) on Wednesday September 5, 2012 at the age of 77. He is buried at Glenwood Memorial Gardens (Alberta).
      • Edmonton is located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Belgravia.
      • Sherwood Park is located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east of Belgravia.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gordon Lynn Strate<4>

How Far From Belgravia to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Belgravia to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Belgravia and extending to:

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies just to the north northeast (NNE).
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,763 miles [2,837.3 km]<1> to the east (E). If you could drive a straight line from Belgravia to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take most of three days to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 101 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 69 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,249 miles [10,056.8 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,015 miles [11,289.5 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,104 miles [8,214.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Belgravia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Belgravia) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Belgravia. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Belgravia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belgravia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.5104, Longitude: -113.5347    
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<6>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Belgravia to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 333.847 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 334.779 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.191 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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