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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for New Hope.

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How Far From New Hope 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 New Hope to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

  • Hamilton [Map], which is the Seat of Marion County, lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest. If you could walk a straight line from New Hope to Hamilton, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take 6 hours to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take four to five hours.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 144 miles [231.7 km] to the Southeast (SE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than three hours, a buggy would take 6 days and walking would take 9 days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 687 miles [1,105.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 27 days and walking would take 39 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,571 miles [10,575 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 7,285 miles [11,724.1 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,160 miles [8,304.2 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named New Hope ...

We have found 119 communities that share the name New Hope.

Within Alabama, there are 11 communities which are also named New Hope. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 108 communities in the United States and Canada - with 118 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

Coffee County

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Distance: About 202 miles [325.1 km] to the Southeast

Crenshaw County

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Distance: About 189 miles [304.2 km] to the South Southeast

Cullman County

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Distance: About 69 miles [111 km] to the East Northeast

Fayette County

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Distance: About 31 miles [49.9 km] to the South Southeast

Jackson County

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Distance: About 106 miles [170.6 km] to the East Northeast

Lauderdale County

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Distance: About 61 miles [98.2 km] to the North

Limestone County

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Distance: About 70 miles [112.7 km] to the Northeast

Madison County

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Distance: About 89 miles [143.2 km] to the East Northeast

Morgan County

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Distance: About 59 miles [95 km] to the East Northeast

Randolph County

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Distance: About 144 miles [231.7 km] to the East Southeast

Shelby County

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Distance: About 75 miles [120.7 km] to the Southeast


Communities Located Beyond Alabama

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Arizona

La Paz County

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Distance: About 1,485 miles [2,389.9 km] to the West

Arkansas

Boone County

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Distance: About 345 miles [555.2 km] to the West Northwest

Dallas County

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Distance: About 285 miles [458.7 km] to the West

Drew County

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Distance: About 234 miles [376.6 km] to the West

Greene County

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Distance: About 205 miles [329.9 km] to the Northwest

Hempstead County

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Distance: About 330 miles [531.1 km] to the West

Independence County

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Distance: About 257 miles [413.6 km] to the West Northwest

Lee County

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Distance: About 185 miles [297.7 km] to the West Northwest

Phillips County

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This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 178 miles [286.5 km] to the West

Pope County

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Distance: About 312 miles [502.1 km] to the West Northwest

Saint Francis County

Our profile page for New Hope, Saint Francis County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>
Although located in Saint Francis County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Union County

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Distance: About 300 miles [482.8 km] to the West

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California

San Joaquin County

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Distance: About 1,887 miles [3,036.8 km] to the West Northwest

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Florida

Calhoun County

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Distance: About 297 miles [478 km] to the South Southeast

Hillsborough County

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Distance: About 530 miles [853 km] to the Southeast

Holmes County

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Distance: About 237 miles [381.4 km] to the South Southeast

Washington County

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Distance: About 262 miles [421.6 km] to the South Southeast

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Georgia

Bulloch County

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Distance: About 360 miles [579.4 km] to the East Southeast

Early County

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Distance: About 255 miles [410.4 km] to the Southeast

Gilmer County

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Distance: About 195 miles [313.8 km] to the East Northeast

Glynn County

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Distance: About 414 miles [666.3 km] to the East Southeast

Gwinnett County

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Distance: About 223 miles [358.9 km] to the East

Harris County

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Distance: About 177 miles [284.9 km] to the East Southeast

Lincoln County

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Distance: About 311 miles [500.5 km] to the East

Paulding County

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Distance: About 173 miles [278.4 km] to the East

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Illinois

Saline County

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Distance: About 267 miles [429.7 km] to the North

Wabash County

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This community is historic.
Distance: About 306 miles [492.5 km] to the North

Williamson County

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

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Indiana

Owen County

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Distance: About 363 miles [584.2 km] to the North

Warrick County

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Distance: About 278 miles [447.4 km] to the North

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Kansas

Phillips County

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

Republic County

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

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Kentucky

Nelson County

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Distance: About 283 miles [455.4 km] to the North Northeast

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Louisiana

Lafourche Parish

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This community is historic.
Distance: About 336 miles [540.7 km] to the South Southwest

Red River Parish

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Distance: About 348 miles [560.1 km] to the West Southwest

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Maryland

Caroline County

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Distance: About 740 miles [1,190.9 km] to the East Northeast

Wicomico County

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Distance: About 758 miles [1,219.9 km] to the East Northeast

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Minnesota

Hennepin County

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Distance: About 818 miles [1,316.4 km] to the North Northwest

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Mississippi

Attala County

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This community is historic.
Distance: About 130 miles [209.2 km] to the West Southwest

Franklin County

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Distance: About 242 miles [389.5 km] to the Southwest

Harrison County

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Distance: About 256 miles [412 km] to the South Southwest

Lowndes County

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Distance: About 45 miles [72.4 km] to the Southwest

Marion County

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Distance: About 229 miles [368.5 km] to the South Southwest

Prentiss County

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Distance: About 55 miles [88.5 km] to the Northwest

Tippah County

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Distance: About 80 miles [128.7 km] to the Northwest

Yalobusha County

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Distance: About 99 miles [159.3 km] to the West

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Missouri

Lincoln County

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Distance: About 393 miles [632.5 km] to the North Northwest

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New Mexico

Roosevelt County

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This community is historic.
Distance: About 891 miles [1,433.9 km] to the West

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New York

Cayuga County

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Distance: About 868 miles [1,396.9 km] to the Northeast

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North Carolina

Alleghany County

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Distance: About 408 miles [656.6 km] to the East Northeast

Brunswick County

Our profile page for New Hope, Brunswick County   [Map]
Distance: About 552 miles [888.4 km] to the East

Franklin County

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Distance: About 553 miles [890 km] to the East Northeast

Iredell County

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This community is historic.
Distance: About 412 miles [663 km] to the East Northeast

Orange County

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Distance: About 513 miles [825.6 km] to the East Northeast

Perquimans County

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Distance: About 666 miles [1,071.8 km] to the East Northeast

Randolph County

Our profile page for New Hope, Randolph County   [Map]
Distance: About 455 miles [732.3 km] to the East Northeast

Surry County

Our profile page for New Hope, Surry County   [Map]
Distance: About 434 miles [698.5 km] to the East Northeast

Wake County

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Distance: About 538 miles [865.8 km] to the East Northeast

Wayne County

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Distance: About 572 miles [920.5 km] to the East Northeast

Wilson County

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Distance: About 572 miles [920.5 km] to the East Northeast

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Ohio

Brown County

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Distance: About 406 miles [653.4 km] to the North Northeast

Preble County

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Distance: About 436 miles [701.7 km] to the North Northeast

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Ontario

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We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in , we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Oregon

Josephine County

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Distance: About 1,998 miles [3,215.5 km] to the West Northwest

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Pennsylvania

Bucks County

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Distance: About 832 miles [1,339 km] to the Northeast

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South Carolina

Berkeley County

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Distance: About 443 miles [712.9 km] to the East

Florence County

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Distance: About 461 miles [741.9 km] to the East

Georgetown County

Our profile page for New Hope, Georgetown County   [Map]
Distance: About 481 miles [774.1 km] to the East

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South Dakota

Minnehaha County

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

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Tennessee

Cannon County

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Distance: About 157 miles [252.7 km] to the Northeast

Cheatham County

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Distance: About 165 miles [265.5 km] to the North

Gibson County

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This community is historic.
Distance: About 148 miles [238.2 km] to the North Northwest

Hancock County

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Distance: About 313 miles [503.7 km] to the Northeast

Hardin County

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Distance: About 89 miles [143.2 km] to the North Northwest

Hawkins County

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Distance: About 325 miles [523 km] to the East Northeast

Henry County

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Distance: About 154 miles [247.8 km] to the North

Houston County

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Distance: About 157 miles [252.7 km] to the North

Humphreys County

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Distance: About 142 miles [228.5 km] to the North

Jackson County

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Distance: About 211 miles [339.6 km] to the Northeast

Lincoln County

Our profile page for New Hope, Lincoln County   [Map]
Distance: About 105 miles [169 km] to the Northeast

Marion County

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Distance: About 141 miles [226.9 km] to the East Northeast

Maury County

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Distance: About 127 miles [204.4 km] to the North Northeast

McNairy County

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Distance: About 83 miles [133.6 km] to the North Northwest

Roane County

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Distance: About 220 miles [354.1 km] to the Northeast

Sequatchie County

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Distance: About 161 miles [259.1 km] to the East Northeast

Williamson County

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Distance: About 145 miles [233.4 km] to the North Northeast

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Texas

Bowie County

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Distance: About 397 miles [638.9 km] to the West

Cherokee County

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Distance: About 456 miles [733.9 km] to the West Southwest

Collin County

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Distance: About 505 miles [812.7 km] to the West

Dallas County

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Distance: About 512 miles [824 km] to the West

Franklin County

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Distance: About 428 miles [688.8 km] to the West

Henderson County

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Distance: About 465 miles [748.3 km] to the West Southwest

Jones County

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Distance: About 694 miles [1,116.9 km] to the West

Liberty County

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Distance: About 481 miles [774.1 km] to the West Southwest

Limestone County

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Distance: About 522 miles [840.1 km] to the West Southwest

Polk County

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Distance: About 477 miles [767.7 km] to the West Southwest

Rusk County

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Distance: About 417 miles [671.1 km] to the West Southwest

San Augustine County

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Distance: About 409 miles [658.2 km] to the West Southwest

San Jacinto County

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

Smith County

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Distance: About 451 miles [725.8 km] to the West Southwest

Wood County

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Distance: About 447 miles [719.4 km] to the West

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Virginia

Augusta County

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Distance: About 575 miles [925.4 km] to the East Northeast

Charles City County

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Distance: About 646 miles [1,039.6 km] to the East Northeast

Fairfax County

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Distance: About 676 miles [1,087.9 km] to the East Northeast

Orange County

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

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West Virginia

Mercer County

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Distance: About 439 miles [706.5 km] to the East Northeast

Morgan County

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Distance: About 658 miles [1,058.9 km] to the Northeast

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Wisconsin

Portage County

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Distance: About 730 miles [1,174.8 km] to the North

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Hope. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9807, Longitude: -87.8184     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New Hope 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 New Hope 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 314.322 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 310.097 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 310.613 degrees.

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<7>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 New Hope, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<8>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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