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Curious and Interesting Names Near Culls Harbour ...

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.

  • Bloody Bay - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloody Bay
    • Bloody Bay was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west of Culls Harbour
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloody Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
  • Dover
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dover
    • Dover lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Culls Harbour
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dover came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dover
  • Glovertown
  • Grants
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grants
    • Grants lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Culls Harbour
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grants came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grants
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    • Happy Adventure
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Happy Adventure
      • Happy Adventure lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Culls Harbour
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Happy Adventure
    • Hare Bay
    • Sailors Island
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sailors Island
      • Sailors Island lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Culls Harbour
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sailors Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sailors Island
    • Sandy Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Cove
      • Sandy Cove lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Culls Harbour
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Cove
    • Shoal Bay - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoal Bay
      • Shoal Bay was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Culls Harbour
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shoal Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Squid Tickle - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Squid Tickle
      • Squid Tickle was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east of Culls Harbour
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Squid Tickle came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>

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 Culls Harbour. 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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    • Andre Clarence Noble     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Centreville (Newfoundland and Labrador) on Wednesday February 21, 1979 and died in Centreville (Newfoundland and Labrador) on Friday July 30, 2004 at the age of 25.
      • Centreville is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the north of Culls Harbour.
      • Centreville is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the north of Culls Harbour.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Andre Clarence Noble<4>

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

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,043 miles [1,678.5 km]<1> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Culls Harbour to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take over two days to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 60 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 41 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 4,571 miles [7,356.3 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 5,280 miles [8,497.3 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,156 miles [5,079.1 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<9>

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

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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Culls Harbour) 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 Culls Harbour. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Culls HarbourOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Culls Harbour. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.6833, Longitude: -53.9500    
<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 Culls Harbour 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 291.721 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 287.18 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 287.662 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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