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Curious and Interesting Names Near Blanchard's Landing ...

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.

  • Booth
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Booth
    • Booth lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Blanchard's Landing
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Booth came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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  • Booth Landing
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    • Booth Landing lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Blanchard's Landing
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Booth Landing came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Booth Landing
  • Ceramic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ceramic
    • Ceramic lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Blanchard's Landing
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ceramic came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ceramic
  • Chiswick
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chiswick
    • Chiswick lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Blanchard's Landing
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chiswick came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Crest
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      • Crest lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Blanchard's Landing
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crest came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crest
    • Grahamvale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grahamvale
      • Grahamvale lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Blanchard's Landing
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grahamvale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grahamvale
    • Grand-Desert
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand-Desert
      • Grand-Desert lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Blanchard's Landing
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand-Desert came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand-Desert
    • Great Desert
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Great Desert
      • Great Desert lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Blanchard's Landing
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Great Desert came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Great Desert
    • Hills Siding
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hills Siding
      • Hills Siding lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Blanchard's Landing
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hills Siding came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hills Siding
    • Redbridge
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redbridge
      • Redbridge lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Blanchard's Landing
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redbridge came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redbridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redbridge<3>
    • Snake Creek
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snake Creek
      • Snake Creek lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Blanchard's Landing
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snake Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snake Creek

How Far From Blanchard's Landing to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Blanchard's Landing to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Blanchard's Landing and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 170 miles [273.6 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE). If you could drive a straight line from Blanchard's Landing to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take about three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 10 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 7 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,661 miles [9,110.5 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,398 miles [10,296.6 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,281 miles [6,889.6 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Blanchard's Landing) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Blanchard's Landing. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blanchard's Landing

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blanchard's Landing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2833, Longitude: -79.0275    
<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>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.
<5>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 Blanchard's Landing to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 308.498 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 305.291 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 302.58 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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