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Liberty Hill, Alabama
(Talladega County)

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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Liberty Hill.

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How Far From Liberty 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 Liberty Hill to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Liberty Hill to:

  • Talladega [Map], which is the Seat of Talladega County, lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast. If you could walk a straight line from Liberty Hill to Talladega, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take just over a day to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take five to six hours.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 56 miles [90.1 km] to the South (S). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than an hour, a buggy would take over two days and walking would take most of three days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 646 miles [1,039.6 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving would take just over a day, a buggy would take 26 days and walking would take 37 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,543 miles [10,529.9 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,248 miles [11,664.5 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,125 miles [8,247.9 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Liberty Hill ...

We have found 38 communities that share the name Liberty Hill.

Within Alabama, there are 4 communities which are also named Liberty Hill. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 34 communities in the United States - with 38 of those located in the United States.

We have broken our list into two sections:

Other Communities located in Alabama

Communities located beyond Alabama


Other Communities Located In Alabama

Cleburne County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Cleburne County   [Map]
Distance: About 59 miles [95 km] to the Northeast

Etowah County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Etowah County   [Map]
Distance: About 70 miles [112.7 km] to the North

Franklin County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Franklin County   [Map]
Distance: About 121 miles [194.7 km] to the Northwest

Jackson County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Jackson County   [Map]
Distance: About 117 miles [188.3 km] to the North Northeast


Communities Located Beyond Alabama

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Connecticut

New London County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, New London County   [Map]
Distance: About 961 miles [1,546.6 km] to the Northeast

Georgia

Lamar County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Lamar County   [Map]
Distance: About 119 miles [191.5 km] to the East

Pike County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Pike County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Pike County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Worth County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Worth County   [Map]
Distance: About 179 miles [288.1 km] to the Southeast

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Illinois

Cumberland County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Cumberland County   [Map]
Distance: About 430 miles [692 km] to the North Northwest

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Louisiana

Bienville Parish

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Bienville Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 392 miles [630.9 km] to the West

Lincoln Parish

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Lincoln Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 384 miles [618 km] to the West

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Mississippi

Attala County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Attala County   [Map]
This community is historic.<8>
Distance: About 184 miles [296.1 km] to the West

Lafayette County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Lafayette County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Lafayette County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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North Carolina

Iredell County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Iredell County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 350 miles [563.3 km] to the East Northeast

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Montgomery County   [Map]
Distance: About 384 miles [618 km] to the East Northeast

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Ohio

Washington County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Washington County
This community is historic.
Although located in Washington County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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South Carolina

Charleston County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Charleston County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Charleston County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Kershaw County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Kershaw County   [Map]
Distance: About 322 miles [518.2 km] to the East Northeast

McCormick County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, McCormick County   [Map]
Distance: About 237 miles [381.4 km] to the East Northeast

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Tennessee

Cocke County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Cocke County   [Map]
Distance: About 264 miles [424.9 km] to the Northeast

Fayette County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Fayette County   [Map]
Distance: About 229 miles [368.5 km] to the Northwest

Giles County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Giles County   [Map]
Distance: About 159 miles [255.9 km] to the North Northwest

Grainger County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Grainger County   [Map]
Distance: About 262 miles [421.6 km] to the North Northeast

Greene County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Greene County   [Map]
Distance: About 294 miles [473.1 km] to the Northeast

McMinn County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, McMinn County   [Map]
Distance: About 182 miles [292.9 km] to the North Northeast

Moore County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Moore County   [Map]
Distance: About 137 miles [220.5 km] to the North

Rhea County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Rhea County   [Map]
Distance: About 180 miles [289.7 km] to the North Northeast

Williamson County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Williamson County   [Map]
Distance: About 201 miles [323.5 km] to the North Northwest

Wilson County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Wilson County   [Map]
Distance: About 198 miles [318.7 km] to the North

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Texas

Hill County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Hill County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Hill County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Houston County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Houston County   [Map]
Distance: About 541 miles [870.7 km] to the West

Milam County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Milam County   [Map]
Distance: About 663 miles [1,067 km] to the West Southwest

San Jacinto County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, San Jacinto County   [Map]
Distance: About 555 miles [893.2 km] to the West Southwest

Titus County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Titus County   [Map]
Distance: About 502 miles [807.9 km] to the West

Williamson County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Williamson County   [Map]
Distance: About 707 miles [1,137.8 km] to the West

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Virginia

Albemarle County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Albemarle County   [Map]
Distance: About 545 miles [877.1 km] to the Northeast

Carroll County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Carroll County   [Map]
Distance: About 400 miles [643.7 km] to the Northeast

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West Virginia

Calhoun County

Our profile page for Liberty Hill, Calhoun County   [Map]
Distance: About 479 miles [770.9 km] to the North Northeast

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Liberty Hill. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Liberty Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Liberty Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1704, Longitude: -86.1994     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Liberty Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>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.

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<3>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 Liberty Hill to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Jerusalem is 313.294 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 308.798 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 310.131 degrees.

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<7>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that the community could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

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<8>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 Liberty Hill, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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