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Curious and Interesting Names Near Caswell Hill ...

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.

  • Beaver Creek
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Creek
    • Beaver Creek lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the south of Caswell Hill
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Creek came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Creek
  • Fairhaven
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairhaven
    • Fairhaven lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Caswell Hill
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  • Floral - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Floral
    • Floral was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Caswell Hill
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Floral came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
  • Grasswood
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grasswood
    • Grasswood lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Caswell Hill
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    • Parkridge
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkridge
      • Parkridge lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Caswell Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkridge
    • Pike Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pike Lake
      • Pike Lake lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the south of Caswell Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pike Lake
    • Riversdale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riversdale
      • Riversdale lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Caswell Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riversdale
    • Valley Park - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Park
      • Valley Park was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the south of Caswell Hill
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Valley Park. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<3>

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 Caswell Hill. 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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    • Paul Anderson     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Vancouver (British Columbia) on Monday October 31, 1932 and died in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Sunday July 17, 2005 at the age of 72. He is buried at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens (Saskatchewan).
      • Saskatoon is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Caswell Hill.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Paul Anderson<4>
    • Gerald Joseph 'Doc' Couture     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Thursday August 6, 1925 and died in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Wednesday July 13, 1994 at the age of 68.
      • Saskatoon is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Caswell Hill.
      • Saskatoon is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Caswell Hill.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gerald Joseph 'Doc' Couture<4>
    • Gerry 'Tex' Ehman     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Cudworth (Saskatchewan) on Thursday November 3, 1932 and died in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Tueday March 21, 2006 at the age of 73. He is buried at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens (Saskatchewan).
      • Saskatoon is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Caswell Hill.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gerry 'Tex' Ehman<4>
    • Norman James Boswell 'Hec' Fowler     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Friday October 14, 1892 and died in Peterborough (Ontario) on Thursday July 30, 1987 at the age of 94.
      • Saskatoon is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Caswell Hill.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Norman James Boswell 'Hec' Fowler<4>
    • Stewart E. 'Stu' Hart     (Professional wrestler)
      • Professional wrestler. He was born in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Monday May 3, 1915 and died in Calgary (Alberta) on Thursday October 16, 2003 at the age of 88. He is buried at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens (Alberta).
      • Saskatoon is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Caswell Hill.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Stewart E. 'Stu' Hart<4>
    • Vic Howe     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Saturday November 2, 1929 and died in Moncton (New Brunswick) on Saturday January 31, 2015 at the age of 85. He is buried at Fair Haven Memorial Gardens (Westmorland County, New Brunswick).
      • Saskatoon is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Caswell Hill.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Vic Howe<4>
    • Thelma Vivian Stevens Pepper     (Photographer)
      • Photographer. She was born in Kingston (Nova Scotia) on Wednesday July 28, 1920 and died in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Tueday December 1, 2020 at the age of 100.
      • Saskatoon is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Caswell Hill.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Thelma Vivian Stevens Pepper<4>
    • Scott Peters     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) on Saturday July 12, 1930 and died in Monterey Park (California) on Saturday January 15, 1994 at the age of 63. He is buried at Mountain View Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
      • Saskatoon is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Caswell Hill.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Scott Peters<4>
    • Chuck Rayner     (Professional Hockey)
      • Professional Hockey. He was born in Sutherland (Saskatchewan) on Wednesday August 11, 1920 and died in Langley (British Columbia) on Saturday October 5, 2002 at the age of 82. He is buried at Victory Memorial Park (British Columbia).
      • Sutherland is located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east of Caswell Hill.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Chuck Rayner<4>

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

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

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    • Regina, which is the Provincial Capital of Saskatchewan, lies 146 miles [235 km]<1> to the southeast (SE). If you could drive a straight line from Caswell Hill to Regina, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 9 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 6 days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,470 miles [2,365.7 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 58 days and walking would take 84 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,194 miles [9,968.3 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,963 miles [11,205.9 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,988 miles [8,027.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Caswell Hill) 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 Caswell Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Caswell HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Caswell Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.1371, Longitude: -106.6751    
<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>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.
<4>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.
<5>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.
<6>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 Caswell Hill to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 328.371 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 328.458 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 316.948 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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