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Curious and Interesting Names Near Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove ...

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.

  • Blackhead
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackhead
    • Blackhead lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackhead came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackhead
  • Clowns Cove
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clowns Cove
    • Clowns Cove lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clowns Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clowns Cove
  • Flatrock
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flatrock
    • Flatrock lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flatrock came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flatrock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flatrock<3>
  • Freshwater
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freshwater
    • Freshwater lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove
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    • Orchre Pit Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orchre Pit Cove
      • Orchre Pit Cove lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orchre Pit Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orchre Pit Cove
    • Perrys Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perrys Cove
      • Perrys Cove lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perrys Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perrys Cove
    • Salmon Cove
    • Small Point - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Small Point
      • Small Point was located less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Small Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Smooth Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smooth Cove
      • Smooth Cove lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smooth Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smooth Cove
    • Spout Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spout Cove
      • Spout Cove lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spout Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spout Cove

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 Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove. 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)
      • Full name: Catherine Theresa Mary Andres Jones
      • Comedian, actress, writer. She was born in Saint John's (NL) on April 6, 1955 (a Wednesday)
      • Saint John's is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the southeast of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove.
    • Rick Mercer     (Comedian, actor, satirist, author)
      • Full name: Richard Vincent Mercer
      • Comedian, actor, satirist, author. He was born in Saint John's (NL) on October 17, 1969 (a Friday)
      • Saint John's is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the southeast of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove.
    • Greg Thomey     (Comedian, actor, playwright)
      • Comedian, actor, playwright. He was born in Saint John's (NL) on May 8, 1961 (a Monday)
      • Saint John's is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the southeast of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove.
    • Mary Walsh     (Comedian, actress, activist)
      • Full name: Mary Cynthia Walsh
      • Comedian, actress, activist. She was born in Saint John's (NL) on May 13, 1952 (a Tueday)
      • Saint John's is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the southeast of Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove.

How Far From Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove 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 Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,080 miles [1,738.1 km]<1> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove 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 43 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 4,556 miles [7,332.2 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 5,260 miles [8,465.1 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,136 miles [5,046.9 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove) 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 Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad CoveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.8333, Longitude: -53.1000    
<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 Small Point - Adam's Cove - Blackhead - Broad Cove 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 291.529 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 286.784 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 287.99 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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