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Communities Also Named Allan Mills ...

We found one communities that share the name Allan Mills.

There is one other community in Ontario which is also named Allan Mills.

Beyond Ontario.

  • Communities Located In Ontario ...
    • Unknown
      • The profile page for Allan Mills #1
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Ontario community of Allan Mills.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Allan Mills ...

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.

  • Chase Corners
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
  • English Line
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for English Line came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for English Line
  • Freeman Corners
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeman Corners came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeman Corners
  • Green Acres
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Acres came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Acres
  • Havelock
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Havelock
  • Hoards
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoards
  • Mount Pleasant
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
  • Rockdale
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockdale
  • Rush Point
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rush Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rush Point
  • Sine
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sine
  • Spring Brook
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Spring Brook. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Brook

How Far From Allan Mills 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 community such as Allan Mills to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<4> beginning in Allan Mills and extending to:

  • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 121 miles [194.7 km]<4> to the northeast (NE). If you could drive a straight line from Allan Mills to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take about two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 7 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 5 days.
  • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,692 miles [9,160.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,420 miles [10,332 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,297 miles [6,915.4 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<9>

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Allan Mills. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Ontario: https://www.ontario.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

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 Allan Mills 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>If we 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Allan Mills) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allan Mills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4096, Longitude: -77.7231    
<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 Allan Mills 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 307.849 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 304.261 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 302.748 degrees.









 

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