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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Town and Country Estates.

This page contains four sections:

How Far From Town and Country Estates 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 Town and Country Estates to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Town and Country Estates to:

  • Little Rock [Map], which is the Seat of Pulaski County, lies just to the Northeast.
  • Little Rock [Map], which is the State Capital of Arkansas, lies just to the Northeast (NE).
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 895 miles [1,440.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE). If you could drive a straight line from Town and Country Estates to White House, with an average speed<2>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take most of two days to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 51 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 35 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,718 miles [10,811.6 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 7,446 miles [11,983.2 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,323 miles [8,566.5 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Town and Country Estates ...

We have found 8 communities that share the name Town and Country Estates.

While the name Town and Country Estates is unique within Arkansas, we know of another 8 communities with the same name in the United States.


Communities Outside of Arkansas

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Alabama

Pike County

Our profile page for Town and Country Estates, Pike County   [Map]
Distance: About 418 miles [672.7 km] to the East Southeast

Georgia

Seminole County

Our profile page for Town and Country Estates, Seminole County   [Map]
Distance: About 501 miles [806.3 km] to the East Southeast

Ohio

Clinton County

Our profile page for Town and Country Estates, Clinton County   [Map]
Distance: About 572 miles [920.5 km] to the Northeast

Gallia County

Our profile page for Town and Country Estates, Gallia County   [Map]
Distance: About 629 miles [1,012.3 km] to the East Northeast

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South Carolina

Darlington County

Our profile page for Town and Country Estates, Darlington County   [Map]
Distance: About 700 miles [1,126.5 km] to the East

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Tennessee

Putnam County

Our profile page for Town and Country Estates, Putnam County   [Map]
Distance: About 398 miles [640.5 km] to the East Northeast

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Utah

Weber County

Our profile page for Town and Country Estates, Weber County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,158 miles [1,863.6 km] to the West Northwest

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Virginia

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Town and Country Estates, Montgomery County   [Map]
Distance: About 689 miles [1,108.8 km] to the East Northeast

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Curious and Interesting Names Near Town and Country Estates ...

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.

Cloverdale   -   Less than 2 miles to the East of Town and Country Estates   [Map]
Deer Meadow   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the South   [Map]
Douglas Corner   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Gum Springs   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Mabelvale   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
Meadowcliff   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Pecan Lake   -   Less than 2 miles to the North   [Map]
Ponderosa   -   Less than 2 miles to the Northeast   [Map]
Rosedale   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Rusty Pines   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southeast   [Map]
Skylark   -   Less than 2 miles to the South   [Map]
Terrytown   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Woodland Ridge   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

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 Town and Country Estates. 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.

Marvin Edward Blaylock
  Major League Baseball. He was born in Fort Smith (Arkansas) on Monday September 30, 1929 and died in Conway (Arkansas) on Saturday October 23, 1993 at an age of 64. He was buried at Pinecrest Memorial Park (Saline County, Arkansas) [Map].

Conway [Map] is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the north of Town and Country Estates

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Marvin Edward Blaylock<7>
 
Otis Owen Brannan
  Major League Baseball. He was born in Greenbrier (Arkansas) on Monday March 13, 1899 and died in Little Rock (Arkansas) on Tueday June 6, 1967 at an age of 68. He was buried at Springhill Cemetery (Faulkner County, Arkansas) [Map].

Greenbrier [Map] is located 38 miles [61.2 km] to the north of Town and Country Estates

Little Rock [Map] is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of Town and Country Estates

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Otis Owen Brannan
 
Gail Davis     (Born as Betty Jeanne Grayson)
  Actress. She was born in Little Rock (Arkansas) on Monday October 5, 1925 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Saturday March 15, 1997 at an age of 71. She was buried at Hollywood Hills Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].

Little Rock [Map] is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of Town and Country Estates

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gail Davis
 
Ann Gillis     (Born as Alma Mabel Conner)
  Actress. She was born in Little Rock (Arkansas) on Saturday February 12, 1927 and died in Horam (England) [Map] on Wednesday January 31, 2018 at an age of 90.

Little Rock [Map] is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of Town and Country Estates

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Ann Gillis
 
Elihan Pitts     (Elihan Eugene Pitts)
  Professional football. He was born in Mayflower (Arkansas) on Thursday February 3, 1938 and died in Buffalo (New York) on Friday July 10, 1998 at an age of 60.

Mayflower [Map] is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the north of Town and Country Estates

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Elihan Pitts
 
Carl Sawatski
  Major League Baseball. He was born in Shickshinny (Pennsylvania) on Friday November 4, 1927 and died in Little Rock (Arkansas) on Sunday November 24, 1991 at an age of 64. He was buried at Pinecrest Memorial Park (Saline County, Arkansas) [Map].

Little Rock [Map] is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of Town and Country Estates

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Carl Sawatski
 
Jefferson A. Thomas, Sr.
  Civil rights figure. He was born in Little Rock (Arkansas) on Tueday September 1, 1942 and died in Columbus (Ohio) on Sunday September 5, 2010 at an age of 68. He was buried at Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].

Little Rock [Map] is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of Town and Country Estates

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Jefferson A. Thomas, Sr.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Town and Country Estates. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.ar.us/

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Town and Country Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6790, Longitude: -92.3685     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Town and Country Estates 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 Town and Country Estates 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 angle) to Jerusalem is 317.236 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 313.571 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 312.423 degrees.

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<7>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.

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