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Stoney Point, Alabama
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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Stoney Point.

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How Far From Stoney Point 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 Stoney Point to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

  • Prattville [Map], which is the Seat of Autauga County, lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South. If you could walk a straight line from Stoney Point to Prattville, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take four to five hours to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take a little over three hours.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE). The buggy would take 6 hours and walking would take just over a day.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 682 miles [1,097.6 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, 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 6,580 miles [10,589.5 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 7,284 miles [11,722.5 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,162 miles [8,307.4 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Stoney Point ...

We have found 11 communities that share the name Stoney Point.

Within Alabama, there is just one other community named Stoney Point. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 10 communities in the United States and Canada - with 9 of those located in the United States.

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Communities outside of Alabama

Communities Outside of Alabama

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Randolph County

Our profile page for Stoney Point, Randolph County   [Map]
Distance: About 368 miles [592.2 km] to the Northwest


Hillsborough County

Our profile page for Stoney Point, Hillsborough County   [Map]
Distance: About 397 miles [638.9 km] to the Southeast


Carroll County

Our profile page for Stoney Point, Carroll County   [Map]
Distance: About 92 miles [148.1 km] to the Northeast


Bracken County

Our profile page for Stoney Point, Bracken County   [Map]
Distance: About 448 miles [721 km] to the North Northeast

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Washington Parish

Our profile page for Stoney Point, Washington Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 256 miles [412 km] to the West Southwest

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Jackson County

Our profile page for Stoney Point, Jackson County   [Map]
Distance: About 663 miles [1,067 km] to the North

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Cumberland County

Our profile page for Stoney Point, Cumberland County   [Map]
Distance: About 457 miles [735.5 km] to the East Northeast

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Nova Scotia

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Distance: About 1,626 miles [2,616.8 km] to the Northeast

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Sequoyah County

Our profile page for Stoney Point, Sequoyah County   [Map]
Distance: About 514 miles [827.2 km] to the West Northwest

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stoney Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5910, Longitude: -86.4322     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stoney Point 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 Stoney Point 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 313.396 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 308.835 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 310.345 degrees.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Stoney Point.