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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 Aarons Place, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Aarons Place 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 Aarons Place:
    • 27.995000, -82.222600
    • 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 Aarons Place
  • 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 Aarons Place ...

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.

  • All Green [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for All Green
    • All Green [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Aarons Place
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for All Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on All Green
  • Chancey [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chancey
    • Chancey [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Aarons Place
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chancey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chancey
  • Chestnut Forest [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chestnut Forest
    • Chestnut Forest [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Aarons Place
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chestnut Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chestnut Forest
  • Destinys Way [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Destinys Way
    • Destinys Way [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Aarons Place
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Destinys Way have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Destinys Way
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    • Diamond Hill [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Diamond Hill
      • Diamond Hill [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Diamond Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Diamond Hill
    • Dickey [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickey
      • Dickey [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dickey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dickey
    • Dover [Hillsborough County]
    • Gallagher Lakes [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallagher Lakes
      • Gallagher Lakes [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallagher Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallagher Lakes
    • Gallagher Meadows [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallagher Meadows
      • Gallagher Meadows [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallagher Meadows have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallagher Meadows
    • Green Valley [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Valley
      • Green Valley [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Aarons Place
      • 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
    • Heritage Crest [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heritage Crest
      • Heritage Crest [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heritage Crest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heritage Crest
    • Hickory Hill [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Hill
      • Hickory Hill [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Hill
    • Jess Walden Oaks [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jess Walden Oaks
      • Jess Walden Oaks [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jess Walden Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jess Walden Oaks
    • Kenny [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenny
      • Kenny [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenny have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenny
    • Lake Weeks [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Weeks
      • Lake Weeks [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Weeks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Weeks
    • Lone Pine [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lone Pine
      • Lone Pine [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lone Pine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lone Pine
    • Long Fritzke [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Fritzke
      • Long Fritzke [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Fritzke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Fritzke
    • Lynn Oaks [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynn Oaks
      • Lynn Oaks [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynn Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynn Oaks
    • Marcia Oaks [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marcia Oaks
      • Marcia Oaks [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marcia Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marcia Oaks
    • Martin [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martin
      • Martin [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martin
    • Meadow Oaks [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Oaks
      • Meadow Oaks [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Oaks
    • Pineapple Hill [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineapple Hill
      • Pineapple Hill [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineapple Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineapple Hill
    • Resting Place [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Resting Place
      • Resting Place [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Resting Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Resting Place
    • Shady Stables [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shady Stables
      • Shady Stables [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shady Stables have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shady Stables
    • Snows Corner [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snows Corner
      • Snows Corner [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snows Corner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snows Corner
    • Stoney Creek [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stoney Creek
      • Stoney Creek [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stoney Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stoney Creek
    • Sunny Hill [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunny Hill
      • Sunny Hill [Hillsborough County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunny Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunny Hill
    • Turkey Creek [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turkey Creek
      • Turkey Creek [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turkey Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turkey Creek
    • Whisper Lake [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whisper Lake
      • Whisper Lake [Hillsborough County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Aarons Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whisper Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whisper Lake

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 Aarons Place. 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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    • William Fritz 'Dick the Bruiser' Afflis, Jr.     (Professional football)
    • Francis Bellamy     (Author who wrote the 'Pledge of Allegiance')
      • Author who wrote the 'Pledge of Allegiance'. He was born in Mount Morris (New York) on Friday May 18, 1855 and died in Tampa (Florida) on Friday August 28, 1931 at the age of 76. He is buried at Rome Cemetery (Oneida County, New York).
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Francis Bellamy<4>
    • Evelyn Brent     (Actress)
      • Actress. She was born in Tampa (Florida) on Sunday October 20, 1901 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Wednesday June 4, 1975 at the age of 73. She is buried at San Fernando Mission Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Evelyn Brent<4>
    • Rick Casares     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Tampa (Florida) on Saturday July 4, 1931 and died in Tampa (Florida) on Friday September 13, 2013 at the age of 82. He is buried at Sarasota National Cemetery (Sarasota County, Florida).
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Rick Casares<4>
    • Stanley Timothy 'Tim' Crews     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Tampa (Florida) on Monday April 3, 1961 and died in Orlando (Florida) on Tueday March 23, 1993 at the age of 31.
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Stanley Timothy 'Tim' Crews<4>
    • Tony Cuccinello     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Long Island City (New York) on Friday November 8, 1907 and died in Tampa (Florida) on Thursday September 21, 1995 at the age of 87. He is buried at Garden of Memories (Hillsborough County, Florida).
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Tony Cuccinello<4>
    • Angelo Mirena Dundee     (Professional boxer)
      • Professional boxer. He was born in Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) on Tueday August 30, 1921 and died in Tampa (Florida) on Wednesday February 1, 2012 at the age of 90. He is buried at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park (Pinellas County, Florida).
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Angelo Mirena Dundee<4>
    • Garry Hancock     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Tampa (Florida) on Saturday January 23, 1954 and died in Valrico (Florida) on Saturday October 10, 2015 at the age of 61. He is buried at Serenity Meadows Memorial Park (Hillsborough County, Florida).
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Valrico is located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Garry Hancock<4>
    • Billy Hardee     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Lakeland (Florida) on Thursday August 12, 1954 and died in Phoenix (Arizona) on Monday July 4, 2011 at the age of 56. He is buried at Rolling Hills Cemetery (Polk County, Florida).
      • Lakeland is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the east of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Billy Hardee<4>
    • Frances Langford     (Actress)
      • Actress. She was born in Lakeland (Florida) on Friday April 4, 1913 and died in Jensen Beach (Florida) on Monday July 11, 2005 at the age of 92. The body was cremated.
      • Lakeland is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the east of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Frances Langford<4>
    • Alfonso Ramon 'Al' Lopez, Sr.     (Professional baseball)
      • Professional baseball. He was born in Tampa (Florida) on Thursday August 20, 1908 and died in Tampa (Florida) on Sunday October 30, 2005 at the age of 97. He is buried at Garden of Memories (Hillsborough County, Florida).
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Tampa is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Alfonso Ramon 'Al' Lopez, Sr.<4>
    • Roy Roberts     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Dade City (Florida) on Monday March 19, 1906 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Wednesday May 28, 1975 at the age of 69. He is buried at Greenwood Memorial Park (Tarrant County, Texas).
      • Dade City is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the north of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Roy Roberts<4>
    • Roy Barnes Jones     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Dade City (Florida) on Monday March 19, 1906 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Wednesday May 28, 1975 at the age of 69. He is buried at Greenwood Memorial Park (Tarrant County, Texas).
      • Dade City is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the north of Aarons Place.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Roy Barnes Jones<4>

How Far From Aarons Place 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 Aarons Place to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

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    • Tampa, which is the Seat of Hillsborough County and lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the west. If you could walk a straight line from Aarons Place to Tampa, with an average speed<5> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take most of a day to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take four to five hours.
    • Tallahassee, which is the State Capital of Florida, lies 209 miles [336.4 km] to the northwest (NW). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take a little over three hours, a buggy would take 9 days and walking would take 12 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 809 miles [1,302 km] to the north northeast (NNE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 32 days and walking would take 46 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,606 miles [10,631.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,274 miles [11,706.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,174 miles [8,326.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hillsborough County: www.hillsboroughcounty.org/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aarons Place. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.9950, Longitude: -82.2226       In this case, the coordinates for Aarons Place 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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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 Aarons Place 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 310.708 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 305.092 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 309.807 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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