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Introduction ...

Although we found mention of Cranford during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer..


When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Cranford, there are nearby communities that are likely to provide the information that you're looking for. If you want to learn more about those communities, the following map should be of help.

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Cranford - within 50 miles [80.5 km]<2>.

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 13 communities listed:

Bow Island

46 miles [74 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Cranford

Population: 2,025

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Bow Island

Coaldale

10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Cranford

Population: 7,493

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Coaldale

Del Bonita

50 miles [80.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Cranford

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Del Bonita

Foremost

45 miles [72.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Cranford

Population: 524

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Foremost

Fort MacLeod

45 miles [72.4 km] to the West (W) of Cranford

Population: 3,117

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Fort MacLeod

Lethbridge

19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Cranford

Population: 83,517

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lethbridge

Magrath

29 miles [46.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Cranford

Population: 2,217

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Magrath

Milk River

40 miles [64.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Cranford

Population: 816

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Milk River

Nobleford

31 miles [49.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Cranford

Population: 1,000

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Nobleford

Raymond

20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Cranford

Population: 3,743

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Raymond

Taber

12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Cranford

Population: 8,199

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Taber

Vauxhall

27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Cranford

Population: 1,069

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Vauxhall

Warner

30 miles [48.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Cranford

Population: 307

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Warner

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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Cranford and then turned east". While Cranford could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Cranford as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Cranford could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

Since confusion between is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Alberta community named Cranford.

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<2>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 from Point A (ie- Cranford) 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 Cranford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cranford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cranford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.7074, Longitude: -112.3915     [Map].

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