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Welcome to Emerald ...

Although we found mention of Emerald during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Emerald 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 Emerald to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Emerald, please Contact Us.


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Emerald 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 Emerald would be found within the (902) area code.

Communities Also Named Emerald ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Emerald - they are located in California, Kansas (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nebraska, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Emerald.

Communities near Emerald ...

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

  • Inverness
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inverness
    • Inverness lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Emerald
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverness
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Inverness<4>
  • Coady Road
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coady Road
    • Coady Road lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Emerald
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coady Road came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coady Road
  • Egypt Road
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Egypt Road
    • Egypt Road lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Emerald
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Egypt Road came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Egypt Road
  • Lake-o-Law
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake-o-Law
    • Lake-o-Law lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Emerald
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake-o-Law came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake-o-Law
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Margaree
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Margaree
      • Margaree lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Emerald
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Margaree came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Margaree
    • Marsh Brook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marsh Brook
      • Marsh Brook lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Emerald
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marsh Brook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marsh Brook
    • Southwest Margaree
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southwest Margaree
      • Southwest Margaree lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of Emerald
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southwest Margaree came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southwest Margaree
    • Portree
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portree
      • Portree lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Emerald
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portree came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portree
    • Rivulet
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rivulet
      • Rivulet lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Emerald
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rivulet came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rivulet
    • Chimney Corner
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chimney Corner
      • Chimney Corner lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Emerald
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chimney Corner came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chimney Corner

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Emerald ...

Looking for more information about Emerald? 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 Emerald, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Emerald.

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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 north past Emerald and then turned west". While Emerald could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Emerald 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 Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek 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 Emerald 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- Emerald) 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 Emerald. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Emerald

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Emerald. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3164, Longitude: -61.0353    
<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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