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Welcome to Rear Dunvegan ...

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


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

Communities near Rear Dunvegan ...

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

  • Inverness
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inverness
    • Inverness lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Rear Dunvegan
    • 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>
  • Southwest Margaree
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southwest Margaree
    • Southwest Margaree lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Rear Dunvegan
    • 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
  • Chimney Corner
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chimney Corner
    • Chimney Corner lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Rear Dunvegan
    • 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
  • Campbellton Road
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campbellton Road
    • Campbellton Road lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Rear Dunvegan
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campbellton Road came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbellton Road
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Campbellton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campbellton
      • Campbellton lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Rear Dunvegan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campbellton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbellton
    • Fordview
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fordview
      • Fordview lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Rear Dunvegan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fordview came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fordview
    • Margaree Brook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Margaree Brook
      • Margaree Brook lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Rear Dunvegan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Margaree Brook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Margaree Brook
    • Emerald
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emerald
      • Emerald lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Rear Dunvegan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emerald came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emerald
    • Gillisdale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gillisdale
      • Gillisdale lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Rear Dunvegan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gillisdale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gillisdale
    • Inverside
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inverside
      • Inverside lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Rear Dunvegan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverside came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverside

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rear Dunvegan ...

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

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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 Rear Dunvegan and then turned east". While Rear Dunvegan could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Rear Dunvegan 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 Rear Dunvegan 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' (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- Rear Dunvegan) 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 Rear Dunvegan. 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 Rear Dunvegan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rear Dunvegan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3319, Longitude: -61.2006    
<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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