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Welcome to Creignish Hills ...

Although we found mention of Creignish Hills during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Creignish Hills was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Creignish Hills to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Creignish Hills, please Contact Us.


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Creignish Hills might be (or was) located is in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).

We believe that Creignish Hills would be found within the (902) area code.

Communities near Creignish Hills ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Creignish Hills.

  • Port Hawkesbury
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Hawkesbury
    • Port Hawkesbury lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the south of Creignish Hills
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Hawkesbury came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Hawkesbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Hawkesbury<4>
  • Mulgrave
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mulgrave
    • Mulgrave lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of Creignish Hills
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mulgrave came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mulgrave
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mulgrave<4>
  • Centennial
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centennial
    • Centennial lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Creignish Hills
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centennial came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centennial
  • Queensville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Queensville
    • Queensville lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Creignish Hills
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Queensville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Queensville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Troy
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      • Troy lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Creignish Hills
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Lexington
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lexington
      • Lexington lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Creignish Hills
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lexington came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lexington
    • East Havre Boucher
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Havre Boucher
      • East Havre Boucher lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Creignish Hills
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    • Havre Boucher
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Havre Boucher
      • Havre Boucher lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Creignish Hills
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    • Kingsville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsville
      • Kingsville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Creignish Hills
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingsville
    • Mackdale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mackdale
      • Mackdale lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Creignish Hills
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mackdale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mackdale

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Creignish Hills ...

Looking for more information about Creignish Hills? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Creignish Hills, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Creignish Hills.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Creignish Hills and then turned west". While Creignish Hills could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Creignish Hills as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Creignish Hills could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Creignish Hills) 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 Creignish Hills. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Creignish Hills

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Creignish Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.7544, Longitude: -61.4372    
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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