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Welcome to Dankin ...

So far, we have found very little information about Dankin. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Dankin to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Dankin, please Contact Us.




Time Zone: The area where Dankin was located is in the Central Standard Time Zone (CST) and does not observe daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC).

Note: If you travel west from Dankin (for example, toward Acadia Valley (AB)), you will leave Central Standard Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

The location where Dankin once stood is in the (306) and (639)<2> area codes.

Communities near Dankin ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dankin and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Eatonia   [Map]   449   W   5 miles [8 km]
Eston   [Map]   971   E   23 miles [37 km]
Flaxcombe   [Map]   111   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Glidden   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Kindersley   [Map]   4,412   N   18 miles [29 km]
Laporte   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Dankin.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dankin. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Dankin:

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Dankin no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Dankin, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Area code (639) is an overlay for area code (306). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Dankin.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Dankin. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dankin) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dankin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.2167, Longitude: -109.2833     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Dankin were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Dankin.



 
 
 

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