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Curious and Interesting Names Near Big Intervale Cape North ...

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.

  • Birch Plain
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birch Plain
    • Birch Plain lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the south of Big Intervale Cape North
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  • Cape Smokey
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape Smokey
    • Cape Smokey lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southeast of Big Intervale Cape North
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cape Smokey came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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  • Capstick
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Capstick
    • Capstick lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Big Intervale Cape North
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Capstick came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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  • Keltic Lodge
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keltic Lodge
    • Keltic Lodge lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Big Intervale Cape North
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keltic Lodge came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Meat Cove
    • Moose Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moose Lake
      • Moose Lake lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the south of Big Intervale Cape North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moose Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Pleasant Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Bay
      • Pleasant Bay lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the west of Big Intervale Cape North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Bay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Bay<3>
    • Sugar Loaf
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar Loaf
      • Sugar Loaf lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Big Intervale Cape North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugar Loaf came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Sunrise
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunrise
      • Sunrise lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Big Intervale Cape North
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunrise came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Wreck Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wreck Cove
      • Wreck Cove lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Big Intervale Cape North
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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 Big Intervale Cape North. 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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    • Winston 'Scotty' Fitzgerald     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in White Point (Nova Scotia) on Monday February 16, 1914 and died in Sydney (Nova Scotia) on Wednesday September 2, 1987 at the age of 73.
      • White Point is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east of Big Intervale Cape North.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Winston 'Scotty' Fitzgerald<4>

How Far From Big Intervale Cape North 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 Big Intervale Cape North to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Big Intervale Cape North and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 728 miles [1,171.6 km]<1> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Big Intervale Cape North to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take just about two full days to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 42 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 29 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 4,904 miles [7,892.2 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 5,613 miles [9,033.2 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,489 miles [5,615 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<9>

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- Big Intervale Cape North) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Intervale Cape North. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8447, Longitude: -60.5931    
<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>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>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.
<6>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 Big Intervale Cape North to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 296.583 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 292.146 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 292.746 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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