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Curious and Interesting Names Near Shellbrook ...

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.

  • Blue Heron
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    • Blue Heron lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Shellbrook
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  • Erinferry
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    • Erinferry lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Shellbrook
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Erinferry came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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  • Hawkeye
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    • Hawkeye lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Shellbrook
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawkeye came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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  • Mayview
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    • Mayview lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the north of Shellbrook
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayview came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Pebble Baye
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      • Pebble Baye lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the west of Shellbrook
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    • Pelican Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pelican Cove
      • Pelican Cove lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the west of Shellbrook
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    • Prince Albert
    • Red Deer Hill
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      • Red Deer Hill lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Shellbrook
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Deer Hill came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Shell Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shell Lake
      • Shell Lake lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the west of Shellbrook
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shell Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
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    • Wild Rose
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wild Rose
      • Wild Rose lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Shellbrook
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How Far From Shellbrook 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 town such as Shellbrook to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • Regina, which is the Provincial Capital of Saskatchewan, lies 205 miles [329.9 km]<1> to the south southeast (SSE). If you could drive a straight line from Shellbrook to Regina, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take a little over three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 12 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 8 days.
    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 1,468 miles [2,362.5 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<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,124 miles [9,855.6 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 6,893 miles [11,093.2 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,926 miles [7,927.6 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shellbrook. 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shellbrook) 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 Shellbrook. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ShellbrookOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shellbrook. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.2167, Longitude: -106.4000    
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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 Shellbrook 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 328.146 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 328.316 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 316.526 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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