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Curious and Interesting Names Near Creston North ...

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 Duck Cove
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Duck Cove
    • Black Duck Cove lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Creston North
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Duck Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Duck Cove
  • Fox Cove
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fox Cove
    • Fox Cove lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Creston North
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fox Cove
  • Kirbys Cove - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kirbys Cove
    • Kirbys Cove was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Creston North
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kirbys Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
  • Little Bay
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Bay
    • Little Bay lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Creston North
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    • Little Salmonier
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Salmonier
      • Little Salmonier lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Creston North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Salmonier came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Salmonier
    • Loons Cove - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loons Cove
      • Loons Cove was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Creston North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loons Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Marystown
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marystown
      • Marystown lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Creston North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marystown came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marystown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marystown<3>
    • Mooring Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mooring Cove
      • Mooring Cove lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Creston North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mooring Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mooring Cove
    • Salt Pond
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salt Pond
      • Salt Pond lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Creston North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salt Pond came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salt Pond
    • Spanish Room
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spanish Room
      • Spanish Room lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Creston North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spanish Room came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spanish Room
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spanish Room<3>
    • Winterland
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterland
      • Winterland lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Creston North
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How Far From Creston North 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 Creston North to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 982 miles [1,580.4 km]<1> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Creston North to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take most of two days to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 56 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 39 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 4,665 miles [7,507.6 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 5,368 miles [8,639 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,244 miles [5,220.7 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>

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The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador: https://www.gov.nl.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Creston North) 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 Creston North. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Creston NorthOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Creston North. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.1500, Longitude: -55.2000    
<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>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 Creston North 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 293.117 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 288.384 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 289.719 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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