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Curious and Interesting Names Near Humber Village ...

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 Cove - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birchy Cove
    • Birchy Cove was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Humber Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birchy Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
  • Corner Brook
  • Curling
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Curling
    • Curling lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Humber Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curling came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Curling
  • Georgetown
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown
    • Georgetown lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Humber Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgetown
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    • Goose Arm
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goose Arm
      • Goose Arm lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Humber Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goose Arm came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goose Arm
    • Hughes Brook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hughes Brook
      • Hughes Brook lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Humber Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hughes Brook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hughes Brook
    • Irishtown - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irishtown
      • Irishtown was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Humber Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irishtown came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Little Rapids
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Rapids
      • Little Rapids lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Humber Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Rapids came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Rapids
    • Riverhead - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverhead
      • Riverhead was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Humber Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverhead came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Steady Brook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steady Brook
      • Steady Brook lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Humber Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steady Brook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steady Brook
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steady Brook<3>
    • Summerside
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerside
      • Summerside lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Humber Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerside came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerside

How Far From Humber Village 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 Humber Village to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 874 miles [1,406.6 km]<1> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Humber Village 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 4,722 miles [7,599.3 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 5,438 miles [8,751.6 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,313 miles [5,331.8 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Humber Village. 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Humber Village) 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 Humber Village. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Humber VillageOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Humber Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.9833, Longitude: -57.7667    
<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 Humber Village 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 294.07 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 289.816 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 289.518 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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