A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Stoney Point, Louisiana
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Stoney Point.
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 Stoney Point, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Stoney Point and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Stoney Point 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 Stoney Point. 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 Stoney Point.
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 parish-by-parish basis. We have selected Washington Parish as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Washington Parish sighting report from eBird.
Since Stoney Point is near Tangipahoa Parish and also Saint Tammany Parish, 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 Stoney Point.
How Far From Stoney Point 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 Stoney Point to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Stoney Point and extending to:
Communities Also Named Stoney Point ...
We have found 11 communities that share the name Stoney Point.
While the name Stoney Point is unique within Louisiana, we know of another 11 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.
Communities Outside of Louisiana
Jump ahead to ...
Distance: About 256 miles [412 km] to the East Northeast.
This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 319 miles [513.4 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 382 miles [614.8 km] to the North.
Distance: About 507 miles [815.9 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 348 miles [560.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 656 miles [1,055.7 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 839 miles [1,350.2 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 714 miles [1,149.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,876 miles [3,019.1 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 415 miles [667.9 km] to the Northwest.
Our profile page for Stoney Point
Although located in , we don't know the location of this community within the parish.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Stoney Point ...
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 Stoney Point. 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.
Actor. He was born in New Orleans (Louisiana) on Thursday August 18, 1910 and died in Covington (Louisiana) on Thursday March 19, 1987 at an age of 76. He was buried at Greenwood Cemetery (Orleans Parish, Louisiana) [Map].
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stoney Point. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
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This page was last modified: 19 Aug 2019