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Curious and Interesting Names Near Crammond ...

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.

  • Condor
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Condor
    • Condor lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the north of Crammond
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  • Dickson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dickson came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickson
    • Dickson lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Crammond
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  • Eagle Hill
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Hill came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Hill
    • Eagle Hill lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Crammond
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  • Leslieville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leslieville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leslieville
    • Leslieville lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the north of Crammond
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    • Markerville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Markerville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Markerville
      • Markerville lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Crammond
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Markerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Markerville<3>
    • Olds
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olds came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olds
      • Olds lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Crammond
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olds<3>
    • Raven
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raven came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raven
      • Raven lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Crammond
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    • Spruce View

How Far From Crammond to ...

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

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

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 116 miles [186.7 km]<1> to the north northeast (NNE). If you could drive a straight line from Crammond to Edmonton, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take about two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 7 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 5 days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,806 miles [2,906.5 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 71 days and walking would take 103 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,363 miles [10,240.3 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,129 miles [11,473 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,214 miles [8,391.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crammond. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.9992, Longitude: -114.6195    
<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>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.
<5>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 Crammond to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 334.709 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 335.635 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 322.17 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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