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Welcome to Cruickshank ...

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

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Cruickshank might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

We believe that Cruickshank would be found within the (519) & (226)<2> area codes.

Communities Also Named Cruickshank ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Cruickshank - it's located in Ontario.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cruickshank.

Communities near Cruickshank ...

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

  • Owen Sound
  • Brooke
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    • Brooke lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Cruickshank.
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  • Park Head
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    • Park Head lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Cruickshank.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park Head came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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  • Alvanley
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    • Alvanley lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Cruickshank.
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  • Hepworth
  • Kilsyth
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    • Kilsyth lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Cruickshank.
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  • East Linton
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    • East Linton lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Cruickshank.
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  • Lindenwood
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    • Lindenwood lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Cruickshank.
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Lindenwood. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
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  • Squire
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    • Squire lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Cruickshank.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Squire came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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  • Allenford

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cruickshank ...

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

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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 Cruickshank and then turned east". While Cruickshank could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Cruickshank 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 Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek 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 Cruickshank 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>Area code (226) is an overlay for area code (519).
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Cruickshank) 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 Cruickshank. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CruickshankOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cruickshank. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5961, Longitude: -81.0428    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.
<6>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.




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