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Curious and Interesting Names Near Millarville ...

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.

  • Black Diamond (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
  • Deer Run (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deer Run
    • Deer Run lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Millarville
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  • Forest Lawn (24 miles [38.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Lawn
    • Forest Lawn lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Millarville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Lawn came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Lawn
  • Haysboro (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haysboro
    • Haysboro lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Millarville
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  • Heritage Woods (20 miles [32.2 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heritage Woods
    • Heritage Woods lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Millarville
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  • High River (23 miles [37 km] to the southeast)
  • Jumping Pound (23 miles [37 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jumping Pound
    • Jumping Pound lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Millarville
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  • Longview (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longview
    • Longview lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the south of Millarville
    • Former names for Longview:
    • Little Chicago
    • New York
    • Little New York
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longview
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longview<2>
  • Signal Hill (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Signal Hill
    • Signal Hill lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Millarville
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  • Sunnyside (23 miles [37 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnyside
    • Sunnyside lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northeast of Millarville
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  • Two Guns (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Guns
    • Two Guns lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Millarville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Guns
  • Valley Ridge (23 miles [37 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Ridge
    • Valley Ridge lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the north of Millarville
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How Far From Millarville 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 Millarville to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • Edmonton, which is the Provincial Capital of Alberta, lies 195 miles [313.8 km]<1> to the north (N). If you could drive a straight line from Millarville to Edmonton, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take a little over three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 11 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 8 days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,797 miles [2,892 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 6,435 miles [10,356.1 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 7,202 miles [11,590.5 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,274 miles [8,487.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Millarville) 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 Millarville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MillarvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millarville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.7571, Longitude: -114.3251    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<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 Millarville 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 334.447 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 335.237 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 322.167 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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