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Communities Also Named Leslieville ...

We have found one communities that share the name Leslieville.

Within Alberta, the name Leslieville is unique.

Beyond Alberta, there is another community also named Leslieville in Canada.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Ontario
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Ontario community of Leslieville.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Leslieville ...

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.

  • Birchcliff
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birchcliff came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birchcliff
    • Birchcliff lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the east of Leslieville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birchcliff
  • Condor
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Condor
    • Condor lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Leslieville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Condor
  • Ferrier
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ferrier came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferrier
    • Ferrier lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Leslieville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ferrier
  • Half Moon Bay
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Half Moon Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Half Moon Bay
    • Half Moon Bay lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Leslieville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Half Moon Bay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Leedale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leedale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leedale
      • Leedale lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Leslieville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leedale
    • Lodge
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lodge came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lodge
      • Lodge lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Leslieville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lodge
    • 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 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Leslieville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Markerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Markerville<4>
    • 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 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the south of Leslieville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raven
    • Rocky Mountain House
    • Sunbreaker Cove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunbreaker Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunbreaker Cove
      • Sunbreaker Cove lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Leslieville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunbreaker Cove

How Far From Leslieville 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 Leslieville to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 92 miles [148.1 km]<3> to the north northeast (NNE). If you could drive a straight line from Leslieville to Edmonton, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 6 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of three days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,805 miles [2,904.9 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<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,338 miles [10,200 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 7,105 miles [11,434.4 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,193 miles [8,357.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

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 Rock Creek to see Pete ... Rock Creek 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 Leslieville 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.
<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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Leslieville) 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 Leslieville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Leslieville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leslieville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.3833, Longitude: -114.6000    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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 Leslieville 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 334.699 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 335.654 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 322.095 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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