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Curious and Interesting Names Near Aylesbury ...

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.

  • Chamberlain
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    • Chamberlain lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Aylesbury
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  • Eyebrow
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    • Eyebrow lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Aylesbury
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  • Findlater
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    • Findlater lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Aylesbury
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  • Holdfast
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    • Holdfast lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Aylesbury
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    • Island View
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      • Island View lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Aylesbury
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    • Liberty
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      • Liberty lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Aylesbury
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    • Lipp's Beach
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      • Lipp's Beach lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Aylesbury
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lipp's Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Sand Point Beach
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      • Sand Point Beach lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Aylesbury
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    • Sun Valley
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      • Sun Valley lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the south of Aylesbury
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sun Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Wee Too Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wee Too Beach
      • Wee Too Beach lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Aylesbury
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wee Too Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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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 Aylesbury. 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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    • Robert John 'Bobby' Benson     (Professional Hockey)

How Far From Aylesbury to ...

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

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

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    • Regina, which is the Provincial Capital of Saskatchewan, lies 57 miles [91.7 km]<1> to the southeast (SE). If you could walk a straight line from Aylesbury to Regina, with an average speed<4> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take most of three days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take over two days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,421 miles [2,286.9 km] to the east (E). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take most of three days, a buggy would take 56 days and walking would take 81 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,242 miles [10,045.5 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,010 miles [11,281.5 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,020 miles [8,078.9 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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

The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Aylesbury) 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 Aylesbury. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AylesburyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aylesbury. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.9392, Longitude: -105.6922    
<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 Aylesbury 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 327.60 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 327.46 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 316.578 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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