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Communities Also Named Pick Eyes ...

We have found one communities that share the name Pick Eyes.

There is one other community in Newfoundland and Labrador which is also named Pick Eyes.

Beyond Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Curious and Interesting Names Near Pick Eyes ...

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.

  • Bishops Beach
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bishops Beach
    • Bishops Beach lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Pick Eyes
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bishops Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bishops Beach
  • Bishops Cove
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bishops Cove
    • Bishops Cove lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Pick Eyes
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  • Black Duck Pond
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Duck Pond
    • Black Duck Pond lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Pick Eyes
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Duck Pond came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Duck Pond
  • Blow Me Down
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blow Me Down
    • Blow Me Down lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Pick Eyes
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    • Burnt Head
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnt Head
      • Burnt Head lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Pick Eyes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnt Head came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnt Head
    • Cupids
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cupids
      • Cupids lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Pick Eyes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cupids came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cupids
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cupids<3>
    • Frenchs Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frenchs Cove
      • Frenchs Cove lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Pick Eyes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchs Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frenchs Cove
    • Frog Marsh
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frog Marsh
      • Frog Marsh lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Pick Eyes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frog Marsh came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frog Marsh
    • Sharks Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharks Cove
      • Sharks Cove lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Pick Eyes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharks Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharks Cove
    • Ship Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ship Cove
      • Ship Cove lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Pick Eyes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ship Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ship Cove
    • Spaniard's Bay
    • Spoon Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spoon Cove
      • Spoon Cove lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Pick Eyes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spoon Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spoon Cove
    • Upper Island Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upper Island Cove
      • Upper Island Cove lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Pick Eyes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upper Island Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upper Island Cove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Upper Island Cove<3>

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 Pick Eyes. 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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    • Cathy Jones     (Comedian, actress, writer)
      • Comedian, actress, writer. She was born in Saint John's (Newfoundland and Labrador) on Wednesday April 6, 1955
      • Saint John's is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the east of Pick Eyes.
    • Rick Mercer     (Comedian, actor, satirist, author)
      • Comedian, actor, satirist, author. He was born in Saint John's (Newfoundland and Labrador) on Friday October 17, 1969
      • Saint John's is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the east of Pick Eyes.
    • Greg Thomey     (Comedian, actor, playwright)
      • Comedian, actor, playwright. He was born in Saint John's (Newfoundland and Labrador) on Monday May 8, 1961
      • Saint John's is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the east of Pick Eyes.
    • Mary Walsh     (Comedian, actress, activist)
      • Comedian, actress, activist. She was born in Saint John's (Newfoundland and Labrador) on Tueday May 13, 1952
      • Saint John's is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the east of Pick Eyes.

How Far From Pick Eyes to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Pick Eyes to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,076 miles [1,731.7 km]<1> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Pick Eyes to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<4>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 62 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 42 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 4,566 miles [7,348.3 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 5,268 miles [8,478 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,145 miles [5,061.4 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pick Eyes. 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- Pick Eyes) 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 Pick Eyes. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pick EyesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pick Eyes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5999, Longitude: -53.1846    
<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 Pick Eyes 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 291.679 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 286.897 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 288.254 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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