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Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint Roch des Aulnaies ...

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.

  • Grand Bras
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Bras came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Bras
    • Grand Bras lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Saint Roch des Aulnaies
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  • Holliday
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holliday came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holliday
    • Holliday lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Saint Roch des Aulnaies
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holliday
  • Monk
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monk came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monk
    • Monk lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Saint Roch des Aulnaies
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  • Rebeca
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rebeca came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rebeca
    • Rebeca lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Saint Roch des Aulnaies
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rebeca
  • Tourville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tourville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tourville
    • Tourville lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Saint Roch des Aulnaies
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How Far From Saint Roch des Aulnaies 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 Saint Roch des Aulnaies to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Saint Roch des Aulnaies and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 293 miles [471.5 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW). If you could drive a straight line from Saint Roch des Aulnaies to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<3>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take four to five hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 17 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 12 days.
    • The shortest distance<4> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,280 miles [8,497.3 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 6,006 miles [9,665.7 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<6>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 3,883 miles [6,249.1 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Roch des Aulnaies. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Quebec: https://www.quebec.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Roch des Aulnaies) 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 Saint Roch des Aulnaies. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Roch des Aulnaies

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Roch des Aulnaies. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3167, Longitude: -70.1833    
<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 Saint Roch des Aulnaies 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 302.554 degrees.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 298.845 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 297.402 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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