A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Poole.
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 Poole, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Poole and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Poole 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 Poole. 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 Poole.
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 Buffalo County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Buffalo County sighting report from eBird.
Since Poole is near Sherman County and also Howard 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 Poole.
How Far From Poole 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 Poole to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Poole and extending to:
Communities Also Named Poole ...
We have found 10 communities that share the name Poole.
While the name Poole is unique within Nebraska, we know of another 10 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.
Communities Outside of Nebraska
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Distance: About 646 miles [1,039.6 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 672 miles [1,081.5 km] to the South Southeast.
Distance: About 1,196 miles [1,924.8 km] to the East.
Distance: About 382 miles [614.8 km] to the South Southeast.
Distance: About 937 miles [1,508 km] to the East Northeast.
El Paso County
Distance: About 761 miles [1,224.7 km] to the Southwest.
Distance: About 818 miles [1,316.4 km] to the South Southeast.
Distance: About 583 miles [938.2 km] to the South Southeast.
Our profile page for Poole, Brunswick County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Brunswick County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Our profile page for Poole, Dinwiddie County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Dinwiddie County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Poole ...
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 Poole. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Buffalo County: www.buffalogov.org/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 06 Jun 2019