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Communities Also Named Beach O'Pines ...

We have found one communities that share the name Beach O'Pines.

There is one other community in Ontario which is also named Beach O'Pines.

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Curious and Interesting Names Near Beach O'Pines ...

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.

  • Blake
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    • Blake lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Beach O'Pines
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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  • Dashwood
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    • Dashwood lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Beach O'Pines
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  • Grand Bend
  • Greenway
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    • Greenway lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Beach O'Pines
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenway came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Kettle Point
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      • Kettle Point lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Beach O'Pines
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kettle Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Parkhill
    • Ravenswood
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      • Ravenswood lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Beach O'Pines
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravenswood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Sable
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sable
      • Sable lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Beach O'Pines
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sable came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sable
    • Springvale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springvale
      • Springvale lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Beach O'Pines
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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 Beach O'Pines. 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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    • Arthur Meighen     (10th & 12th Prime Minister of Canada (July 1920 - December 1921 & June 1926 - September 1926))
      • 10th & 12th Prime Minister of Canada (July 1920 - December 1921 & June 1926 - September 1926). He was born in Anderson (ON) on June 16, 1874 (a Tueday) and died in Toronto (ON) on August 5, 1960 (a Friday) at the age of 86. He is buried at St. Mary's Cemetery (Perth County, Ontario).
      • Anderson is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the east of Beach O'Pines.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Arthur Meighen<4>
    • Albert Charles 'Babe' Siebert     (Professional hockey)

How Far From Beach O'Pines 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 Beach O'Pines to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Beach O'Pines and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 334 miles [537.5 km]<1> to the east northeast (ENE). If you could drive a straight line from Beach O'Pines to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take five to six hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 19 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 13 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,897 miles [9,490.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,629 miles [10,668.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,508 miles [7,254.9 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Beach O'Pines) 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 Beach O'Pines. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beach O'PinesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beach O'Pines. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2933, Longitude: -81.7892    
<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 Beach O'Pines 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 310.561 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 307.143 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 305.214 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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