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Curious and Interesting Names Near Nouveau Salaberry ...

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.

  • Apollo
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Apollo
    • Apollo lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Nouveau Salaberry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Apollo came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apollo
  • Cecile
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cecile
    • Cecile lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Nouveau Salaberry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cecile came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cecile
  • Cedarbrook
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedarbrook
    • Cedarbrook lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the north of Nouveau Salaberry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedarbrook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedarbrook
  • Cedars
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedars
    • Cedars lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Nouveau Salaberry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedars came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedars
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    • Hungry Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hungry Bay
      • Hungry Bay lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Nouveau Salaberry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hungry Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hungry Bay
    • Nitro
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nitro
      • Nitro lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Nouveau Salaberry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nitro came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nitro
    • Pincourt
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pincourt
      • Pincourt lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Nouveau Salaberry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pincourt came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pincourt
    • Saddlebrook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saddlebrook
      • Saddlebrook lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Nouveau Salaberry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saddlebrook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saddlebrook
    • Wildwood
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wildwood
      • Wildwood lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Nouveau Salaberry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wildwood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wildwood

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 Nouveau Salaberry. 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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    • Sir John Abbott     (4th Prime Minister of Canada (June 1891 - November 1892))
      • 4th Prime Minister of Canada (June 1891 - November 1892). He was born in Saint Andre d'Argenteuil (Quebec) on Wednesday March 21, 1821 and died in Montreal (Quebec) on Monday October 30, 1893 at the age of 72.
      • Saint Andre d'Argenteuil is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the northwest of Nouveau Salaberry.
      • Montreal is located 30 miles [48.3 km] to the northeast of Nouveau Salaberry.
    • Marc Claude Boileau     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Pointe Claire (Quebec) on Saturday September 3, 1932 and died in Pointe Claire (Quebec) on Wednesday December 27, 2000 at the age of 68. The body was cremated.
      • Pointe Claire is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast of Nouveau Salaberry.
      • Pointe Claire is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the northeast of Nouveau Salaberry.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Marc Claude Boileau<3>
    • Hamilton Livingstone 'Billy' Gilmour     (Professional hockey)
    • Lucy Hobbs Taylor     (Medical pioneer)
      • Medical pioneer. She was born in Constable (New York) on Thursday March 14, 1833 and died in Lawrence (Kansas) on Monday October 3, 1910 at the age of 77. She is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery (Douglas County, Kansas).
      • Constable is located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the south of Nouveau Salaberry.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Lucy Hobbs Taylor<3>

How Far From Nouveau Salaberry 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 Nouveau Salaberry to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 76 miles [122.3 km]<1> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Nouveau Salaberry to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 5 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of three days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,515 miles [8,875.5 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,240 miles [10,042.3 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,117 miles [6,625.7 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nouveau Salaberry) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nouveau Salaberry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2686, Longitude: -74.1353    
<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>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.
<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 Nouveau Salaberry 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 305.448 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 301.712 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 300.553 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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