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Curious and Interesting Names Near Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook ...

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.

  • Birchy Head
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birchy Head
    • Birchy Head lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birchy Head came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birchy Head
  • Crawleys Cove - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crawleys Cove
    • Crawleys Cove was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crawleys Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
  • Murphys Cove - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murphys Cove
    • Murphys Cove was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east of Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murphys Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
  • Shoal Brook
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoal Brook
    • Shoal Brook lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shoal Brook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoal Brook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shoal Brook<3>
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    • Silver Point
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver Point
      • Silver Point lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver Point
    • Stanleyville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanleyville
      • Stanleyville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east of Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanleyville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanleyville
    • Wild Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wild Cove
      • Wild Cove lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wild Cove
    • Winter House Brook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winter House Brook
      • Winter House Brook lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winter House Brook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winter House Brook
    • Woody Point
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woody Point
      • Woody Point lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woody Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woody Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woody Point<3>

How Far From Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook 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 town such as Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 873 miles [1,405 km]<1> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook 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 50 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 35 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 4,716 miles [7,589.7 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 5,434 miles [8,745.2 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,309 miles [5,325.3 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>

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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 from Point A (ie- Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook) 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 Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal BrookOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.4500, Longitude: -57.9167    
<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 Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook 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 293.998 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 289.836 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 289.205 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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