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Riviere Verte Parish, New Brunswick

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Curious and Interesting Names Near Riviere Verte Parish ...

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.

  • Burnt Landing [Aroostook County]
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    • Burnt Landing [Aroostook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of Riviere Verte Parish
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnt Landing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • California [Aroostook County]
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    • California [Aroostook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the south of Riviere Verte Parish
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for California have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Frenchville [Aroostook County]
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    • Frenchville [Aroostook County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Riviere Verte Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,031 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frenchville<3>
  • Grand Isle [Aroostook County]
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    • Grand Isle [Aroostook County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Riviere Verte Parish
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 427 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Isle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Isle<3>
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    • Grand River
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      • Grand River lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Riviere Verte Parish
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
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    • Green River
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      • Green River lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Riviere Verte Parish
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
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    • Halfway Depot
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      • Halfway Depot lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Riviere Verte Parish
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halfway Depot came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halfway Depot
    • Michigan Settlement [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Michigan Settlement
      • Michigan Settlement [Aroostook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the west of Riviere Verte Parish
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Michigan Settlement have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Michigan Settlement
    • Parent [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parent
      • Parent [Aroostook County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Riviere Verte Parish
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Prime
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prime
      • Prime lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Riviere Verte Parish
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prime came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
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How Far From Riviere Verte Parish 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 Riviere Verte Parish to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 382 miles [614.8 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW). If you could drive a straight line from Riviere Verte Parish to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take most of a day to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 22 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 15 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,199 miles [8,367 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 5,922 miles [9,530.5 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,798 miles [6,112.3 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<9>

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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 from Point A (ie- Riviere Verte Parish) 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 Riviere Verte Parish. 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 Riviere Verte ParishOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Riviere Verte Parish. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3167, Longitude: -68.1500    
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<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 Riviere Verte Parish 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 301.243 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 297.391 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 296.333 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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