A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Holly Grove, Arkansas
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Holly Grove.
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 Holly Grove, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Holly Grove and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Holly Grove 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 Holly Grove. 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 Holly Grove.
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 Monroe County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Monroe County sighting report from eBird.
Since Holly Grove is near Montgomery County and also Arkansas 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 Holly Grove.
How Far From Holly Grove 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 city such as Holly Grove to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Holly Grove and extending to:
Communities Also Named Holly Grove ...
We have found 14 communities that share the name Holly Grove.
Within Arkansas, there is just one other community named Holly Grove. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 13 communities in the United States - with 14 of those located in the United States.
We have broken our list into two sections:
Communities Outside of Arkansas
Jump ahead to ...
Distance: About 221 miles [355.7 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 186 miles [299.3 km] to the South.
Distance: About 926 miles [1,490.3 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 100 miles [160.9 km] to the Southeast.
Our profile page for Holly Grove, Bertie County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Bertie County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 626 miles [1,007.4 km] to the East.
Distance: About 831 miles [1,337.4 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 137 miles [220.5 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 258 miles [415.2 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 104 miles [167.4 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 347 miles [558.4 km] to the Southwest.
Distance: About 777 miles [1,250.5 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 669 miles [1,076.7 km] to the East Northeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Holly Grove ...
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 Holly Grove. 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.
Robert Lockwood, Jr.
Musician. He was born in Turkey Scratch (Arkansas) on Saturday March 27, 1915 and died in Cleveland (Ohio) on Tueday November 21, 2006 at an age of 91. He was buried at Riverside Cemetery (Cuyahoga County, Ohio) [Map].
Actor. He was born in Marianna (Arkansas) on Monday December 25, 1899 and died in New York (New York) on Tueday January 4, 1949 at an age of 49. He was buried at Mt. Olivet Cemetery (Queens County, New York) [Map].
Actor. He was born in Marianna (Arkansas) on Sunday December 22, 1889 and died in Alton (Illinois) on Wednesday July 28, 1965 at an age of 75. He was buried at Alton Cemetery (Illinois).
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Holly Grove. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 06 Jun 2019