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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 Burnt Hickory Estates, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Burnt Hickory Estates and the surrounding area.

  • Weather ...
    • Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
    • The National Weather Service forecast for Burnt Hickory Estates
  • 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 Burnt Hickory Estates:
    • 33.796218, -84.716602
    • 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 Burnt Hickory Estates
  • 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 Burnt Hickory 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 wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • County Line Heights [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for County Line Heights
    • County Line Heights [Douglas County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Burnt Hickory Estates
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for County Line Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on County Line Heights
  • County Line Place [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for County Line Place
    • County Line Place [Douglas County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Burnt Hickory Estates
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for County Line Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on County Line Place
  • Dorris [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dorris
    • Dorris [Douglas County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Burnt Hickory Estates
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dorris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dorris
  • English Heights [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for English Heights
    • English Heights [Douglas County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Burnt Hickory Estates
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for English Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on English Heights
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    • Forest Glen [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Glen
      • Forest Glen [Cobb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Glen
    • Forkwood [Paulding County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forkwood
      • Forkwood [Paulding County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forkwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forkwood
    • Heritage Square [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heritage Square
      • Heritage Square [Douglas County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heritage Square have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heritage Square
    • Hickory Forest [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Forest
      • Hickory Forest [Douglas County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • 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
    • Hickory Glen [Paulding County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Glen
      • Hickory Glen [Paulding County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Glen
    • High Point [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for High Point
      • High Point [Douglas County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for High Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on High Point
    • Indian Rose [Paulding County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Rose
      • Indian Rose [Paulding County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Rose have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Rose
    • Kellogg [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kellogg
      • Kellogg [Douglas County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kellogg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kellogg
    • Lincoln Heights [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln Heights
      • Lincoln Heights [Douglas County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln Heights
    • Merlin Meadows [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Merlin Meadows
      • Merlin Meadows [Douglas County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merlin Meadows have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merlin Meadows
    • Park Forest [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park Forest
      • Park Forest [Douglas County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park Forest
    • Pine Oaks [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Oaks
      • Pine Oaks [Cobb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Oaks
    • Pleasant Hills [Paulding County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Hills
      • Pleasant Hills [Paulding County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Hills
    • Powder Ridge [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powder Ridge
      • Powder Ridge [Cobb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powder Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powder Ridge
    • Rocky Hills [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Hills
      • Rocky Hills [Douglas County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rocky Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Hills
    • Springbrook [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springbrook
      • Springbrook [Cobb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • 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
    • Steeplechase [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steeplechase
      • Steeplechase [Cobb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steeplechase have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steeplechase
    • Stoneybrook [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stoneybrook
      • Stoneybrook [Douglas County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stoneybrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stoneybrook
    • Sunset Hill [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Hill
      • Sunset Hill [Douglas County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Hill
    • Young Park [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Young Park
      • Young Park [Douglas County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Burnt Hickory Estates
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Young Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Young Park

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 Burnt Hickory 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.

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    • Hank Aaron     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Mobile (Alabama) on Monday February 5, 1934 and died in Atlanta (Georgia) on Friday January 22, 2021 at the age of 86. He is buried at South View Cemetery (Fulton County, Georgia).
      • Atlanta is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Hank Aaron<3>
    • Gypsy Abbott     (Actress)
      • Actress. She was born in Atlanta (Georgia) on Friday January 31, 1896 and died in Hollywood (California) on Friday July 25, 1952 at the age of 56.
      • Atlanta is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gypsy Abbott<3>
    • Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, Sr.     (Social reformer)
      • Social reformer. He was born in Linden (Alabama) on Thursday March 11, 1926 and died in Atlanta (Georgia) on Tueday April 17, 1990 at the age of 64. He is buried at Lincoln Cemetery (Fulton County, Georgia).
      • Atlanta is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, Sr.<3>
    • James Charles Jacob Bagby, Sr.     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Barnett (Georgia) on Saturday October 5, 1889 and died in Marietta (Georgia) on Wednesday July 28, 1954 at the age of 64. He is buried at Westview Cemetery (Fulton County, Georgia).
      • Marietta is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James Charles Jacob Bagby, Sr.<3>
    • Rev. Joseph Everhart Boone     (Activist)
      • Activist. He was born in Cedartown (Georgia) on Tueday September 19, 1922 and died in Atlanta (Georgia) on Saturday July 15, 2006 at the age of 83. He is buried at Lincoln Cemetery (Fulton County, Georgia).
      • Cedartown is located 34 miles [54.7 km] to the northwest of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Atlanta is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Rev. Joseph Everhart Boone<3>
    • Georgia M. Burke     (Actress)
      • Actress. She was born in Atlanta (Georgia) on Wednesday February 27, 1878 and died in New York (New York) on Thursday November 28, 1985 at the age of 107. She is buried at Kensico Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
      • Atlanta is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Georgia M. Burke<3>
    • Lew Bush     (Professional football)
      • Professional football. He was born in Atlanta (Georgia) on Tueday December 2, 1969 and died in Tucson (Arizona) on Thursday December 8, 2011 at the age of 42. He is buried at El Camino Memorial Park (San Diego County, California).
      • Atlanta is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Lew Bush<3>
    • Dee Clark     (Singer)
      • Singer. He was born in Blytheville (Arkansas) on Monday November 7, 1938 and died in Smyrna (Georgia) on Friday December 7, 1990 at the age of 52. He is buried at Oakridge - Glen Oak Cemetery (Cook County, Illinois).
      • Smyrna is located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Dee Clark<3>
    • Tracy Lamar Coley     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Atlanta (Georgia) on Monday March 9, 1964 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Saturday November 9, 2002 at the age of 38. He is buried at Lincoln Cemetery (Fulton County, Georgia).
      • Atlanta is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Tracy Lamar Coley<3>
    • Thomas Andrew 'Georgia Tom' Dorsey     (Composer, arranger)
      • Composer, arranger. He was born in Villa Rica (Georgia) on Saturday July 1, 1899 and died in Chicago (Illinois) on Saturday January 23, 1993 at the age of 93. He is buried at Oak Woods Cemetery (Cook County, Illinois).
      • Villa Rica is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the west of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Thomas Andrew 'Georgia Tom' Dorsey<3>
    • Vernon 'The Viper' Forrest     (Professional boxer)
      • Professional boxer. He was born in Augusta (Georgia) on Tueday January 12, 1971 and died in Atlanta (Georgia) on Saturday July 25, 2009 at the age of 38. He is buried at Westview Cemetery (Fulton County, Georgia).
      • Atlanta is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Vernon 'The Viper' Forrest<3>
    • Jesse Fuller     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in Jonesboro (Georgia) on Thursday March 12, 1896 and died in Oakland (California) on Thursday January 29, 1976 at the age of 79. He is buried at Evergreen Cemetery (Alameda County, California).
      • Jonesboro is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southeast of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Jesse Fuller<3>
    • Art Gillham     (Musician, songwriter)
      • Musician, songwriter. He was born in Saint Louis (Missouri) on Tueday January 1, 1895 and died in Atlanta (Georgia) on Tueday June 6, 1961 at the age of 66.
      • Atlanta is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Burnt Hickory Estates.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Art Gillham<3>

How Far From Burnt Hickory Estates to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Burnt Hickory Estates to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Burnt Hickory Estates and extending to:

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    • Douglasville, which is the Seat of Douglas County and lies just to the South Southwest.
    • Atlanta, which is the State Capital of Georgia, lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east (E). If you could walk a straight line from Burnt Hickory Estates to Atlanta, with an average speed<4> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take just over a day to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take five to six hours.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 553 miles [890 km] to the northeast (NE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take just over a day, a buggy would take 22 days and walking would take 32 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,451 miles [10,381.9 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,154 miles [11,513.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,032 miles [8,098.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Douglas County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Douglas County: www.co.douglas.ga.us/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Burnt Hickory Estates) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burnt Hickory Estates. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7962, Longitude: -84.7166       In this case, the coordinates for Burnt Hickory Estates 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>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.
<4>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.
<5>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 Burnt Hickory Estates to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 312.449 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 307.909 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 309.405 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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