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Curious and Interesting Names Near Baie des Ha! Ha! ...

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.

  • Big Mesh
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    • Big Mesh lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Baie des Ha! Ha!
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Mesh came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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  • Half Way Cabin
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Half Way Cabin
    • Half Way Cabin lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Baie des Ha! Ha!
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Half Way Cabin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Half Way Cabin
  • Little Fishery
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    • Little Fishery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Baie des Ha! Ha!
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Fishery came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Fishery
  • Mutton Bay
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mutton Bay
    • Mutton Bay lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Baie des Ha! Ha!
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mutton Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mutton Bay

How Far From Baie des Ha! Ha! 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 Baie des Ha! Ha! to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Baie des Ha! Ha! and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 856 miles [1,377.6 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW). If you could drive a straight line from Baie des Ha! Ha! to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<3>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take just about two full days to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 49 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 34 days.
    • The shortest distance<4> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 4,716 miles [7,589.7 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<5>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 5,442 miles [8,758.1 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<6>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,320 miles [5,343 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Baie des Ha! Ha!) 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 Baie des Ha! Ha!. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Baie des Ha! Ha!Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Baie des Ha! Ha!. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.9333, Longitude: -58.9667    
<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 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.
<4>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 Baie des Ha! Ha! to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 294.157 degrees.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 290.32 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 288.553 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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