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Curious and Interesting Names Near Crewsons Corners ...

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.

  • Brisbane
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brisbane
    • Brisbane lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north of Crewsons Corners
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  • Centre Inn
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centre Inn
    • Centre Inn lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Crewsons Corners
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  • Eden Mills
  • Limehouse
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Limehouse
    • Limehouse lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of Crewsons Corners
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    • Marywood Meadows
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marywood Meadows
      • Marywood Meadows lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Crewsons Corners
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marywood Meadows came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marywood Meadows
    • Rockcut
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockcut
      • Rockcut lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Crewsons Corners
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    • Rockwood
    • Scotch Block
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotch Block
      • Scotch Block lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Crewsons Corners
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    • Silver Creek
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver Creek
      • Silver Creek lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Crewsons Corners
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    • Speedwell
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Speedwell
      • Speedwell lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Crewsons Corners
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    • Stewarttown Station
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stewarttown Station
      • Stewarttown Station lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Crewsons Corners
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stewarttown Station came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stewarttown Station

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 Crewsons Corners. 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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    • Sylvanus 'Syl' Apps     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Paris (Ontario) on Monday January 18, 1915 and died in Cambridge (Ontario) on Thursday December 24, 1998 at the age of 83. He is buried at Mt. View Cemetery (Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario).
      • Paris is located 33 miles [53.1 km] to the southwest of Crewsons Corners.
      • Cambridge is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the southwest of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Sylvanus 'Syl' Apps<4>
    • Father David William Bauer     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Kitchener (Ontario) on Sunday November 2, 1924 and died in Goderich (Ontario) on Wednesday November 9, 1988 at the age of 64. He is buried at Kitchener Mount Hope Cemetery (Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario).
      • Kitchener is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Father David William Bauer<4>
    • Robert 'Bobby' Theodore Bauer     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Waterloo (Ontario) on Tueday February 16, 1915 and died in Kitchener (Ontario) on Wednesday September 16, 1964 at the age of 49. He is buried at Woodland Cemetery (Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario).
      • Waterloo is located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the southwest of Crewsons Corners.
      • Kitchener is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Robert 'Bobby' Theodore Bauer<4>
    • Adam Brown     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Johnstone (Scotland) on Wednesday February 4, 1920 and died in Hamilton (Ontario) on Tueday August 9, 1960 at the age of 40. He is buried at Woodland Cemetery (Hamilton Regional Municipality, Ontario).
      • Hamilton is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southeast of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Adam Brown<4>
    • Thomas Charles 'Tom' Connors     (Singer)
      • Singer. He was born in Saint John (New Brunswick) on Sunday February 9, 1936 and died in Erin (Ontario) on Wednesday March 6, 2013 at the age of 77. He is buried at Erin Cemetery (Wellington County, Ontario).
      • Erin is located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Thomas Charles 'Tom' Connors<4>
    • Carson Eric 'Shovel Shot' Cooper     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born on Monday July 17, 1899 and died in Hamilton (Ontario) on Monday July 4, 1955 at the age of 56.
      • Hamilton is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southeast of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Carson Eric 'Shovel Shot' Cooper<4>
    • Ross B. Craig     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Peterborough (Ontario) on Tueday July 1, 1884 and died in Hamilton (Ontario) on Monday June 27, 1949 at the age of 64. He is buried at Grove Cemetery (Hamilton Regional Municipality, Ontario).
      • Hamilton is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southeast of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ross B. Craig<4>
    • Vernor Vivian 'Jumpin Jackie' Forbes     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Toronto (Ontario) on Sunday July 4, 1897 and died in Hamilton (Ontario) on Monday December 30, 1985 at the age of 88. He is buried at Prospect Cemetery (Ontario).
      • Toronto is located 34 miles [54.7 km] to the east of Crewsons Corners.
      • Hamilton is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southeast of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Vernor Vivian 'Jumpin Jackie' Forbes<4>
    • Jonathan Frid     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Hamilton (Ontario) on Tueday December 2, 1924 and died in Hamilton (Ontario) on Saturday April 14, 2012 at the age of 87.
      • Hamilton is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southeast of Crewsons Corners.
      • Hamilton is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southeast of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Jonathan Frid<4>
    • William Alfred 'Goldy' Goldsworthy     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Waterloo (Ontario) on Thursday August 24, 1944 and died in Minneapolis (Minnesota) on Friday March 29, 1996 at the age of 51. He is buried at Lakewood Cemetery (Hennepin County, Minnesota).
      • Waterloo is located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the southwest of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William Alfred 'Goldy' Goldsworthy<4>
    • Earle W. Graser     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Kitchener (Ontario) on Wednesday March 31, 1909 and died in Farmington (Michigan) on Tueday April 8, 1941 at the age of 32. He is buried at Grand Lawn Cemetery (Wayne County, Michigan).
      • Kitchener is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southwest of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Earle W. Graser<4>
    • Glen Harmon     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Holland (Manitoba) on Sunday January 2, 1921 and died in Mississauga (Ontario) on Friday March 9, 2007 at the age of 86. He is buried at Streetsville Cemetery (Regional Municipality of Peel, Ontario).
      • Mississauga is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the east of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Glen Harmon<4>
    • James Jerome Hill     (Railroad pioneer)
      • Railroad pioneer. He was born in Eramosa (Ontario) on Sunday September 16, 1838 and died in Saint Paul (Minnesota) on Monday May 29, 1916 at the age of 77.
      • Eramosa is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west of Crewsons Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James Jerome Hill<4>

How Far From Crewsons Corners to ...

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

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Crewsons Corners and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 248 miles [399.1 km]<1> to the east northeast (ENE). If you could drive a straight line from Crewsons Corners to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take nearly four hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 14 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 10 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,817 miles [9,361.6 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,547 miles [10,536.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,425 miles [7,121.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Crewsons Corners) 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 Crewsons Corners. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crewsons Corners

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crewsons Corners. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.6291, Longitude: -80.0860    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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>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 Crewsons Corners 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 309.438 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 305.927 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 304.245 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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