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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Rosedale Courts, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Rosedale Courts and the surrounding area.

  • Weather ...
  • Astronomy & Satellites ...
    • Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help you to find your way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website will help you find planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their tracks 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 this GPS location for Rosedale Courts:
    • 33.186786, -87.552228
    • Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve its accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude as your actual position.
    • The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Rosedale Courts
  • Waymarking ...
    • 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:
    • Waymark.com

Curious and Interesting Names Near Rosedale Courts ...

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 wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Cedar Crest [Tuscaloosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Crest
    • Cedar Crest [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Rosedale Courts
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Crest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Crest
  • Cedar Knoll [Tuscaloosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Knoll
    • Cedar Knoll [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Rosedale Courts
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Knoll have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Knoll
  • Cherry Dale [Tuscaloosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherry Dale
    • Cherry Dale [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Rosedale Courts
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherry Dale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherry Dale
  • Cloverdale [Tuscaloosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cloverdale
    • Cloverdale [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Rosedale Courts
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cloverdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloverdale
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    • Dearing Place [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dearing Place
      • Dearing Place [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dearing Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dearing Place
    • Fairway Drive [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairway Drive
      • Fairway Drive [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairway Drive have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairway Drive
    • Fernridge [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fernridge
      • Fernridge [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fernridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fernridge
    • Forest Lake [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Lake
      • Forest Lake [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Lake
    • Green Valley [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Valley
      • Green Valley [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Valley
    • Hickory Forest [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Forest
      • Hickory Forest [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Forest
    • Hillcrest [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillcrest
      • Hillcrest [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillcrest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillcrest
    • Lakeview [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeview
      • Lakeview [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeview
    • Lincoln Park [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln Park
      • Lincoln Park [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln Park
    • Meadow Lawn [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Lawn
      • Meadow Lawn [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Lawn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Lawn
    • Meadowbrook [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadowbrook
      • Meadowbrook [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadowbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadowbrook
    • Rosedale [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosedale
      • Rosedale [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosedale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosedale
    • South Park [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Park
      • South Park [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Park
    • Springbrook [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springbrook
      • Springbrook [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springbrook
    • University [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University
      • University [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for University. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University
    • University Lane [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University Lane
      • University Lane [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for University Lane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Lane
    • University Place [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University Place
      • University Place [Tuscaloosa County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Rosedale Courts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for University Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Place

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 Rosedale Courts. 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.

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    • Isaac Morgan 'Ike' Boone     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Samantha (Alabama) on Wednesday February 17, 1897 and died in Northport (Alabama) on Friday August 1, 1958 at the age of 61. He is buried at Tuscaloosa Memorial Park (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama).
      • Samantha is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Rosedale Courts.
      • Northport is located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest of Rosedale Courts.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Isaac Morgan 'Ike' Boone<4>
    • Ollie 'Downtown' Brown     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Tuscaloosa (Alabama) on Friday February 11, 1944 and died in Buena Park (California) on Thursday April 16, 2015 at the age of 71.
      • Tuscaloosa is located Less than 2 miles to the north of Rosedale Courts.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ollie 'Downtown' Brown<4>
    • Frank Lary     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Northport (Alabama) on Thursday April 10, 1930 and died in Tuscaloosa (Alabama) on Wednesday December 13, 2017 at the age of 87. He is buried at Tuscaloosa Memorial Park (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama).
      • Northport is located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest of Rosedale Courts.
      • Tuscaloosa is located Less than 2 miles to the north of Rosedale Courts.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Frank Lary<4>
    • Lee Maye     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Tuscaloosa (Alabama) on Tueday December 11, 1934 and died in Riverside (California) on Wednesday July 17, 2002 at the age of 67. He is buried at Inglewood Park Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
      • Tuscaloosa is located Less than 2 miles to the north of Rosedale Courts.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Lee Maye<4>
    • Wilson Daniel 'Dee' Miles     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Kellerman (Alabama) on Monday February 15, 1909 and died in Birmingham (Alabama) on Tueday November 2, 1976 at the age of 67. He is buried at Elmwood Cemetery (Jefferson County, Alabama).
      • Kellerman is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast of Rosedale Courts.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Wilson Daniel 'Dee' Miles<4>
    • Billy Neighbors     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Tuscaloosa (Alabama) on Sunday February 4, 1940 and died in Huntsville (Alabama) on Monday April 30, 2012 at the age of 72. He is buried at Maple Hill Cemetery (Madison County, Alabama).
      • Tuscaloosa is located Less than 2 miles to the north of Rosedale Courts.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Billy Neighbors<4>
    • Riggs 'Old Hoss' Stephenson     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Akron (Alabama) on Wednesday January 5, 1898 and died in Tuscaloosa (Alabama) on Friday November 15, 1985 at the age of 87. He is buried at Tuscaloosa Memorial Park (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama).
      • Akron is located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the southwest of Rosedale Courts.
      • Tuscaloosa is located Less than 2 miles to the north of Rosedale Courts.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Riggs 'Old Hoss' Stephenson<4>
    • George 'Mule' Suttles     (Negro League Baseball)
      • Negro League Baseball. He was born in Blocton Junction (Alabama) on Saturday March 31, 1900 and died in Newark (New Jersey) on Saturday July 9, 1966 at the age of 66. He is buried at Glendale Cemetery (Essex County, New Jersey).
      • Blocton Junction is located 23 miles [37 km] to the east of Rosedale Courts.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: George 'Mule' Suttles<4>

How Far From Rosedale Courts 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 Rosedale Courts to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Rosedale Courts and extending to:

  • View Our List ...
    • Tuscaloosa, which is the Seat of Tuscaloosa County and lies just to the North.
    • Montgomery, which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 91 miles [146.5 km]<1> to the southeast (SE). If you could drive a straight line from Rosedale Courts to Montgomery, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 6 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of three days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 706 miles [1,136.2 km] to the northeast (NE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 28 days and walking would take 41 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,598 miles [10,618.5 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,308 miles [11,761.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,184 miles [8,342.8 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Tuscaloosa County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rosedale Courts. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rosedale Courts. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1868, Longitude: -87.5522       In this case, the coordinates for Rosedale Courts have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>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.
<6>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 Rosedale Courts to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 314.107 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 309.739 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 310.667 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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