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Introduction ...

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

This page contains two sections:

How Far From Spring Hill to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Spring 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 Spring Hill to:

  • Butler [Map], which is the Seat of Choctaw County, lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest. If you could walk a straight line from Spring Hill to Butler, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take five to six hours to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take nearly four hours.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 112 miles [180.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take about two hours, a buggy would take 5 days and walking would take 7 days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 786 miles [1,264.9 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 31 days and walking would take 45 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,682 miles [10,753.6 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 7,389 miles [11,891.4 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,266 miles [8,474.8 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Spring Hill ...

We have found 84 communities that share the name Spring Hill.

Within Alabama, there are 8 communities which are also named Spring Hill. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 76 communities in the United States and Canada - with 83 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

Barbour County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Barbour County   [Map]
Distance: About 164 miles [263.9 km] to the East

Butler County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Butler County   [Map]
Distance: About 91 miles [146.5 km] to the East

Conecuh County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Conecuh County   [Map]
Distance: About 88 miles [141.6 km] to the East Southeast

Cullman County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Cullman County   [Map]
Distance: About 169 miles [272 km] to the North Northeast

Escambia County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Escambia County   [Map]
Distance: About 86 miles [138.4 km] to the Southeast

Mobile County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Mobile County   [Map]
Distance: About 86 miles [138.4 km] to the South

Pike County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Pike County   [Map]
Distance: About 128 miles [206 km] to the East

Walker County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Walker County   [Map]
Distance: About 144 miles [231.7 km] to the North Northeast


Communities Located Beyond Alabama

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Arkansas

Hempstead County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hempstead County   [Map]
Distance: About 339 miles [545.6 km] to the West Northwest

Ouachita County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Ouachita County   [Map]
Distance: About 303 miles [487.6 km] to the West Northwest

California

Nevada County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Nevada County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,903 miles [3,062.6 km] to the West Northwest

Colorado

Jefferson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Jefferson County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,088 miles [1,751 km] to the Northwest

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Connecticut

Tolland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Tolland County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,107 miles [1,781.5 km] to the Northeast

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Delaware

Kent County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Kent County   [Map]
Distance: About 862 miles [1,387.3 km] to the Northeast

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Florida

Alachua County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Alachua County   [Map]
Distance: About 362 miles [582.6 km] to the East Southeast

Hernando County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hernando County   [Map]
Distance: About 410 miles [659.8 km] to the Southeast

Hillsborough County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hillsborough County   [Map]
Distance: About 434 miles [698.5 km] to the Southeast

Leon County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Leon County   [Map]
Distance: About 247 miles [397.5 km] to the East Southeast

Santa Rosa County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Santa Rosa County   [Map]
Distance: About 107 miles [172.2 km] to the Southeast

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Georgia

Chatham County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Chatham County   [Map]
Distance: About 413 miles [664.7 km] to the East

Laurens County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Laurens County   [Map]
Distance: About 302 miles [486 km] to the East

Monroe County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Monroe County   [Map]
This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 251 miles [403.9 km] to the East Northeast

Montgomery County

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

Wheeler County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Wheeler County   [Map]
Distance: About 316 miles [508.6 km] to the East

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Illinois

Whiteside County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Whiteside County   [Map]
Distance: About 675 miles [1,086.3 km] to the North

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Indiana

Johnson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Johnson County   [Map]
Distance: About 541 miles [870.7 km] to the North

Marion County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Marion County   [Map]
Distance: About 555 miles [893.2 km] to the North

Vigo County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Vigo County   [Map]
Distance: About 517 miles [832 km] to the North

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Iowa

Warren County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Warren County   [Map]
Distance: About 720 miles [1,158.7 km] to the North Northwest

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Kansas

Johnson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Johnson County   [Map]
Distance: About 601 miles [967.2 km] to the Northwest

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Kentucky

Hickman County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hickman County   [Map]
Distance: About 334 miles [537.5 km] to the North

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Louisiana

Jackson Parish

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Jackson Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 264 miles [424.9 km] to the West

Ouachita Parish

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

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Maryland

Baltimore County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Baltimore County   [Map]
Distance: About 830 miles [1,335.8 km] to the Northeast

Charles County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Charles County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 773 miles [1,244 km] to the Northeast

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Montgomery County   [Map]
Distance: About 785 miles [1,263.3 km] to the Northeast

Wicomico County

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

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Massachusetts

Barnstable County

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

Middlesex County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Middlesex County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,178 miles [1,895.8 km] to the Northeast

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Minnesota

Stearns County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Stearns County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,003 miles [1,614.2 km] to the North Northwest

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Mississippi

Benton County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Benton County   [Map]
Distance: About 215 miles [346 km] to the North Northwest

Lafayette County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lafayette County   [Map]
Distance: About 168 miles [270.4 km] to the North Northwest

Neshoba County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Neshoba County   [Map]
Distance: About 77 miles [123.9 km] to the Northwest

Webster County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Webster County   [Map]
Distance: About 140 miles [225.3 km] to the North Northwest

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Missouri

Scott County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Scott County
Although located in Scott County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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New Mexico

Colfax County

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

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North Carolina

Brunswick County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Brunswick County   [Map]
Distance: About 602 miles [968.8 km] to the East Northeast

Halifax County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Halifax County   [Map]
Distance: About 678 miles [1,091.1 km] to the East Northeast

Haywood County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Haywood County   [Map]
Distance: About 389 miles [626 km] to the Northeast

Scotland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Scotland County   [Map]
Distance: About 543 miles [873.9 km] to the East Northeast

Wayne County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Wayne County   [Map]
Distance: About 630 miles [1,013.9 km] to the East Northeast

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Oklahoma

Cleveland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Cleveland County   [Map]
Distance: About 566 miles [910.9 km] to the West Northwest

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Ontario

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Distance: About 1,138 miles [1,831.4 km] to the North Northeast

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Pennsylvania

Allegheny County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Allegheny County   [Map]
Distance: About 741 miles [1,192.5 km] to the Northeast

Bradford County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Bradford County   [Map]
Distance: About 941 miles [1,514.4 km] to the Northeast

Cambria County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Cambria County   [Map]
Distance: About 784 miles [1,261.7 km] to the Northeast

Delaware County

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

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South Carolina

Berkeley County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Berkeley County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 492 miles [791.8 km] to the East

Horry County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Horry County   [Map]
Distance: About 541 miles [870.7 km] to the East Northeast

Lee County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lee County   [Map]
Distance: About 470 miles [756.4 km] to the East Northeast

Lexington County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lexington County   [Map]
Distance: About 427 miles [687.2 km] to the East Northeast

Richland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Richland County   [Map]
Distance: About 425 miles [684 km] to the East Northeast

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Tennessee

Anderson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Anderson County   [Map]
Distance: About 362 miles [582.6 km] to the Northeast

Gibson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Gibson County   [Map]
Distance: About 284 miles [457.1 km] to the North

Haywood County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Haywood County   [Map]
Distance: About 250 miles [402.3 km] to the North Northwest

Henderson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Henderson County   [Map]
Distance: About 259 miles [416.8 km] to the North

Houston County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Houston County   [Map]
Distance: About 304 miles [489.2 km] to the North

White County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, White County   [Map]
Distance: About 321 miles [516.6 km] to the North Northeast

Williamson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Williamson County   [Map]
Distance: About 271 miles [436.1 km] to the North Northeast

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Texas

Bowie County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Bowie County   [Map]
Distance: About 396 miles [637.3 km] to the West Northwest

Camp County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Camp County   [Map]
Distance: About 400 miles [643.7 km] to the West Northwest

Denton County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Denton County   [Map]
Distance: About 519 miles [835.2 km] to the West Northwest

Fannin County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Fannin County   [Map]
Distance: About 471 miles [758 km] to the West Northwest

Gregg County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Gregg County   [Map]
Distance: About 391 miles [629.3 km] to the West

Guadalupe County

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

Lamar County

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

Navarro County

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

San Jacinto County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, San Jacinto County   [Map]
Distance: About 428 miles [688.8 km] to the West

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Virginia

Augusta County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Augusta County   [Map]
Distance: About 672 miles [1,081.5 km] to the Northeast

Fairfax County

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

Mecklenburg County

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

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West Virginia

Harrison County

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

Kanawha County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Kanawha County   [Map]
Distance: About 571 miles [918.9 km] to the Northeast

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Wyoming

Albany County

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

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9471, Longitude: -88.1372     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spring 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 Spring 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 314.363 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 309.867 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 311.139 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 Spring Hill, 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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