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Curious and Interesting Names Near Pitts 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.

  • Caribou Run
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caribou Run
    • Caribou Run lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Pitts Harbour
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  • Chimney Tickle
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chimney Tickle
    • Chimney Tickle lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Pitts Harbour
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  • Deepwater Creek
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deepwater Creek
    • Deepwater Creek lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the north of Pitts Harbour
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  • Frys Cove
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frys Cove
    • Frys Cove lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southwest of Pitts Harbour
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    • Indian Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Cove
      • Indian Cove lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Pitts Harbour
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Cove
    • Lodge Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lodge Bay
      • Lodge Bay lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Pitts Harbour
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    • Mary's Harbour
    • Shoal Tickle
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoal Tickle
      • Shoal Tickle lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Pitts Harbour
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How Far From Pitts Harbour 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 Pitts Harbour to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,006 miles [1,619 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW). If you could drive a straight line from Pitts Harbour 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 58 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 40 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 4,565 miles [7,346.7 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 5,293 miles [8,518.3 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,172 miles [5,104.8 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 Pitts 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pitts Harbour) 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 Pitts Harbour. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pitts HarbourOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pitts Harbour. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.0169, Longitude: -55.8912    
<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 Pitts Harbour 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 291.645 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 287.827 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 285.707 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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