What is due north?

  • (noun): The cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees.
    Synonyms: north, N

Some articles on north, due north, due:

New York State Route 14A - Route Description
... NY 14A begins at an interchange with NY 14 at Gabriel's Junction, a hamlet 4 miles (6 km) north of Watkins Glen in the town of Reading ... In one short stretch north of Reading Center, the highway crosses into Yates County, reenters Schuyler County, and heads back into Yates County ... Once it reenters Yates County, NY 14A runs due north across the town of Starkey to the village of Dundee, where it is known first as Main Street ...
Grand Marais Trail - Routing and Path Description
... path again from intersection of West Grand Boulevard and South Cameron Boulevard on the north side of the road to intersection with Howard Avenue ... CASO Subdivision CN Rail line at-grade, it continues due north along the west side of Howard Avenue, serving Devonshire Mall and Roundhouse Centre ... Mall plaza entrances and switches to the east side of Howard Avenue, heading due north ...
Lake Hefner Parkway - Route Descriptions - Southern Section
... From the southern terminus at SH-7, the southern section of SH-74 goes due north to Elmore City, where it intersects with SH-29 ... Elmore City area, the highway continues due north to Maysville and SH-19 ... enters Washington, passing just one mile (1.6 km) north of it ...
Iowa Highway 148 - Route Description
... At Bedford, the river goes east around the city while the highway turns north into town ... The route heads due north from Bedford, but jogs to the west near Lake of Three Fires State Park, but returns to a due-north course near Gravity ... side of Corning, wrapping around its north side, and then bearing west again before straightening out to the north ...

Famous quotes containing the words north and/or due:

    The pure products of America go crazy—mountain folk from Kentucky or the ribbed north end of Jersey with its isolate lakes and valleys, its deaf-mutes, thieves.
    William Carlos Williams (1883–1963)

    From his childhood onwards this boy will be surrounded by sycophants and flatterers.... In due course, following the precedent which has already been set, he will be sent on a tour of the world and probably rumours of a morganatic marriage alliance will follow, and the end of it will be the country will be called upon to pay the bill.
    James Keir Hardie (1856–1915)