A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Scottsville.
This page contains seven sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Scottsville, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Scottsville and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Scottsville 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 Scottsville. 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 Scottsville.
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 Mitchell County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Mitchell County sighting report from eBird.
Since Scottsville is near Cloud County and also Jewell 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 Scottsville.
How Far From Scottsville 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 city such as Scottsville to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Scottsville and extending to:
Communities Also Named Scottsville ...
We have found 20 communities that share the name Scottsville.
Within Kansas, there is just one other community named Scottsville. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 19 communities in the United States and Canada - with 19 of those located in the United States.
We have broken our list into two sections:
Communities Outside of Kansas
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Distance: About 747 miles [1,202.2 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 389 miles [626 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 1,224 miles [1,969.8 km] to the West.
Our profile page for Scottsville, Macoupin County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Macoupin County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 531 miles [854.6 km] to the East.
Distance: About 650 miles [1,046.1 km] to the East.
Distance: About 666 miles [1,071.8 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 539 miles [867.4 km] to the South Southeast.
Our profile page for Scottsville, Macomb County
This community is historic.<8>
Although located in Macomb County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Our profile page for Scottsville, Sullivan County
Although located in Sullivan County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Our profile page for Scottsville, Humboldt County
This community is historic.
Although located in Humboldt County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,072 miles [1,725.2 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 894 miles [1,438.8 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 936 miles [1,506.3 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,151 miles [1,852.4 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,054 miles [1,696.2 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 525 miles [844.9 km] to the South Southeast.
Distance: About 1,312 miles [2,111.5 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,053 miles [1,694.6 km] to the East.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Scottsville ...
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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Scottsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Oct 2019