A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Littleville.
This page contains eight sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Littleville, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Littleville and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Littleville and surrounding area.
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track across the sky.
To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass the location for Littleville. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Littleville.
Bird Watching ...
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Winston County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Winston County sighting report from eBird.
Since Littleville is near Franklin County and also Marion County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Littleville.
How Far From Littleville to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Littleville to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Littleville and extending to:
Communities Also Named Littleville ...
We have found 7 communities that share the name Littleville.
Within Alabama, there is just one other community named Littleville. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 6 communities in the United States - with 7 of those located in the United States.
We have broken our list into two sections:
Communities Outside of Alabama
Our profile page for Littleville, Clayton County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Clayton County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
This community is historic.<8>
Distance: About 427 miles [687.2 km] to the North.
Distance: About 202 miles [325.1 km] to the North Northwest.
Distance: About 967 miles [1,556.2 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 796 miles [1,281 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 818 miles [1,316.4 km] to the Northeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Littleville ...
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 talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Notable Births & Deaths ...
This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.
Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Littleville. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.
Actor, producer. He was born in Russellville (Alabama) on Monday May 5, 1902 and died in New York (New York) on Monday April 6, 1959 at an age of 56. He was buried at Spring Hill Cemetery (Lynchburg City, Virginia) [Map].
Olympic Gold Medalist, civil rights activist. He was born in Danville (Alabama) on Friday September 12, 1913 and died in Tucson (Arizona) on Saturday May 31, 1980 at an age of 66. He was buried at Oak Woods Cemetery (Cook County, Illinois) [Map].
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Littleville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 13 Jul 2019