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Curious and Interesting Names Near Upper New Horton ...

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.

  • Cape Enrage
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape Enrage
    • Cape Enrage lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Upper New Horton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cape Enrage came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cape Enrage
  • Chemical Road
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chemical Road
    • Chemical Road lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Upper New Horton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chemical Road came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chemical Road
  • Curryville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Curryville
    • Curryville lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Upper New Horton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curryville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Curryville
  • Harvey
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    • Harvey Bank
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harvey Bank
      • Harvey Bank lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Upper New Horton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harvey Bank
    • Hebron
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hebron
      • Hebron lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Upper New Horton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hebron came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hebron
    • Hopewell Hill
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopewell Hill
      • Hopewell Hill lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Upper New Horton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopewell Hill
    • Ragged Reef
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ragged Reef
      • Ragged Reef lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Upper New Horton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ragged Reef came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ragged Reef
    • Rockport
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockport
      • Rockport lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Upper New Horton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockport came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockport
    • Sand River
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sand River
      • Sand River lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Upper New Horton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sand River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sand River
    • Two Rivers
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Rivers
      • Two Rivers lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Upper New Horton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Two Rivers came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Rivers

Notable Births & Deaths ...

This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Upper New Horton. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

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    • R.B. Bennett     (14th Prime Minister of Canada (August 1930 - October 1935))
      • 14th Prime Minister of Canada (August 1930 - October 1935). He was born in Hopewell Hill (New Brunswick) on Sunday July 3, 1870 and died in Mickleham (England) on Thursday June 26, 1947 at the age of 76.
      • Hopewell Hill is located 5 miles [8 km] to the north of Upper New Horton.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: R.B. Bennett<4>
    • Vic Howe     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Saturday November 2, 1929 and died in Moncton (New Brunswick) on Saturday January 31, 2015 at the age of 85. He is buried at Fair Haven Memorial Gardens (Westmorland County, New Brunswick).
      • Moncton is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the north of Upper New Horton.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Vic Howe<4>
    • Sir Charles Tupper     (7th Prime Minister of Canada (May 1896 - July 1896))
      • 7th Prime Minister of Canada (May 1896 - July 1896). He was born in Amherst (Nova Scotia) on Monday July 2, 1821 and died in Bexleyheath (England) on Saturday October 30, 1915 at the age of 94.
      • Amherst is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the northeast of Upper New Horton.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Sir Charles Tupper<4>

How Far From Upper New Horton 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 Upper New Horton to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 531 miles [854.6 km]<1> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Upper New Horton to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take just over a day to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 31 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 21 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,115 miles [8,231.8 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 5,825 miles [9,374.4 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,701 miles [5,956.2 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<9>

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

The official website for Province of New Brunswick: https://www.gnb.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Upper New Horton) 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 Upper New Horton. 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 Upper New HortonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Upper New Horton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6917, Longitude: -64.7084    
<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>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<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 Upper New Horton 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 299.457 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 295.11 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 295.631 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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