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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Rosedale.

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 Rosedale, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Rosedale and the surrounding area.

Weather ...

Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:

The National Weather Service forecast for Rosedale and surrounding area.

Astronomy ...

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 Rosedale. 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 Rosedale.

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 Hall County as the starting point when you click on the link below:

The Hall County sighting report from eBird.

Since Rosedale is near Adams County and also Buffalo County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:

Sighting report for Adams County

Sighting report for Buffalo County

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:

The Waymark.com website, centered on Rosedale.

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

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Rosedale and extending to:

  • Grand Island [Map], which is the Seat of Hall County, lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast. If you could walk a straight line from Rosedale to Grand Island, with an average speed<2> 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.
  • Lincoln [Map], which is the State Capital of Nebraska, lies 92 miles [148.1 km] to the East (E). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than two hours, a buggy would take most of three days and walking would take 6 days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 1,141 miles [1,836.3 km] to the East (E). Driving would take over two days, a buggy would take 45 days and walking would take 65 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,617 miles [10,649 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,372 miles [11,864.1 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,279 miles [8,495.7 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Rosedale ...

We have found 67 communities that share the name Rosedale.

Within Nebraska, there is just one other community named Rosedale. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 66 communities in the United States and Canada - with 60 of those located in the United States.

We have broken our list into two sections:

Other communities located in Nebraska

Communities outside of Nebraska


Communities Outside of Nebraska

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ColoradoMichiganOhioWashington
 
FloridaMississippiOklahomaWest Virginia
 
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IndianaNew JerseyPennsylvania 

Alabama

Jefferson County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Jefferson County   [Map]

Distance: About 812 miles [1,306.8 km] to the Southeast.

Tuscaloosa County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Tuscaloosa County   [Map]

Distance: About 794 miles [1,277.8 km] to the Southeast.

Alberta

Our profile page for Rosedale   [Map]

Distance: About 999 miles [1,607.7 km] to the Northwest.

Arkansas

Crawford County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Crawford County   [Map]

This community is historic.<7>

Distance: About 407 miles [655 km] to the Southeast.

Howard County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Howard County   [Map]

This community is historic.

Distance: About 524 miles [843.3 km] to the South Southeast.

Pulaski County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Pulaski County   [Map]

Distance: About 530 miles [853 km] to the Southeast.

British Columbia

Our profile page for Rosedale   [Map]

Distance: About 1,275 miles [2,051.9 km] to the Northwest.

California

Kern County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Kern County   [Map]

This community is historic.

Distance: About 1,178 miles [1,895.8 km] to the West.

Colorado

Jefferson County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Jefferson County   [Map]

Distance: About 371 miles [597.1 km] to the West.

Weld County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Weld County   [Map]

Distance: About 327 miles [526.3 km] to the West.

Florida

Gadsden County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Gadsden County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,031 miles [1,659.2 km] to the Southeast.

Hillsborough County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Hillsborough County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,263 miles [2,032.6 km] to the Southeast.

Manatee County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Manatee County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>

Although located in Manatee County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Georgia

Floyd County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Floyd County   [Map]

Distance: About 848 miles [1,364.7 km] to the East Southeast.

Illinois

Jersey County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Jersey County   [Map]

Distance: About 435 miles [700.1 km] to the East Southeast.

Madison County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Madison County   [Map]

Distance: About 462 miles [743.5 km] to the East Southeast.

Indiana

Parke County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Parke County   [Map]

Distance: About 594 miles [956 km] to the East.

Kansas

Clay County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Clay County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Clay County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Wyandotte County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Wyandotte County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Wyandotte County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Kentucky

Carter County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Carter County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Carter County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Montgomery County   [Map]

Distance: About 796 miles [1,281 km] to the East.

Wolfe County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Wolfe County   [Map]

Distance: About 828 miles [1,332.5 km] to the East.

Louisiana

Assumption Parish

Our profile page for Rosedale, Assumption Parish   [Map]

Distance: About 855 miles [1,376 km] to the South Southeast.

Iberville Parish

Our profile page for Rosedale, Iberville Parish   [Map]

Distance: About 810 miles [1,303.6 km] to the South Southeast.

Manitoba

Our profile page for Rosedale

Although located in , we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Maryland

Baltimore County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Baltimore County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,162 miles [1,870.1 km] to the East.

Frederick County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Frederick County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,113 miles [1,791.2 km] to the East.

Michigan

Chippewa County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Chippewa County   [Map]

Distance: About 807 miles [1,298.7 km] to the East Northeast.

Mississippi

Bolivar County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Bolivar County   [Map]

Distance: About 625 miles [1,005.8 km] to the Southeast.

Oktibbeha County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Oktibbeha County   [Map]

Distance: About 728 miles [1,171.6 km] to the Southeast.

Missouri

Saint Louis City

Our profile page for Rosedale, Saint Louis City

Although located in Saint Louis City, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

New Brunswick

Our profile page for Rosedale   [Map]

Distance: About 1,584 miles [2,549.2 km] to the East Northeast.

New Jersey

Atlantic County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Atlantic County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,245 miles [2,003.6 km] to the East.

Camden County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Camden County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Camden County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Mercer County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Mercer County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,243 miles [2,000.4 km] to the East.

New Mexico

Socorro County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Socorro County   [Map]

This community is historic.

Distance: About 683 miles [1,099.2 km] to the Southwest.

New York

Queens County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Queens County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,290 miles [2,076.1 km] to the East.

Westchester County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Westchester County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,285 miles [2,068 km] to the East.

Newfoundland and Labrador

Our profile page for Rosedale   [Map]

Distance: About 2,262 miles [3,640.3 km] to the East Northeast.

North Carolina

Beaufort County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Beaufort County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,210 miles [1,947.3 km] to the East.

Nova Scotia

Our profile page for Rosedale   [Map]

Distance: About 1,885 miles [3,033.6 km] to the East Northeast.

Ohio

Defiance County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Defiance County   [Map]

Distance: About 718 miles [1,155.5 km] to the East.

Madison County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Madison County   [Map]

Distance: About 790 miles [1,271.4 km] to the East.

Oklahoma

McClain County

Our profile page for Rosedale, McClain County   [Map]

Distance: About 406 miles [653.4 km] to the South.

Oklahoma County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Oklahoma County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Oklahoma County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Ontario

Our profile page for Rosedale   [Map]

Distance: About 1,138 miles [1,831.4 km] to the East Northeast.

Oregon

Marion County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Marion County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,273 miles [2,048.7 km] to the West Northwest.

Pennsylvania

Allegheny County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Allegheny County   [Map]

Distance: About 975 miles [1,569.1 km] to the East.

Bucks County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Bucks County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,206 miles [1,940.9 km] to the East.

Chester County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Chester County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,199 miles [1,929.6 km] to the East.

Fayette County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Fayette County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Fayette County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Greene County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Greene County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Greene County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

South Carolina

Greenville County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Greenville County   [Map]

Distance: About 966 miles [1,554.6 km] to the East Southeast.

Tennessee

Anderson County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Anderson County   [Map]

Distance: About 824 miles [1,326.1 km] to the East Southeast.

Texas

Falls County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Falls County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Falls County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Jefferson County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Jefferson County   [Map]

Distance: About 769 miles [1,237.6 km] to the South Southeast.

Utah

Davis County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Davis County   [Map]

Distance: About 699 miles [1,124.9 km] to the West.

Virginia

Norfolk City

Our profile page for Rosedale, Norfolk City

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Norfolk City, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Russell County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Russell County   [Map]

Distance: About 925 miles [1,488.6 km] to the East.

Stafford County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Stafford County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,121 miles [1,804.1 km] to the East.

Washington

Pierce County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Pierce County   [Map]

Distance: About 1,278 miles [2,056.7 km] to the West Northwest.

West Virginia

Braxton County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Braxton County   [Map]

Distance: About 939 miles [1,511.2 km] to the East.

Fayette County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Fayette County   [Map]

Distance: About 942 miles [1,516 km] to the East.

Monongalia County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Monongalia County   [Map]

Distance: About 976 miles [1,570.7 km] to the East.

Wisconsin

Eau Claire County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Eau Claire County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Eau Claire County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Monroe County

Our profile page for Rosedale, Monroe County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Monroe County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Rosedale ...

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.

Assumption   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the South of Rosedale   [Map]

Blaine   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

Good Samaritan Village   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

Grand Island   -   15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast   [Map]

Hayland   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]

Inland   -   15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

Kingswood Plaza   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

Level   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

Wood River   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

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 Rosedale. 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.

Edith Abbott

Social activist, educator, author. She was born in Grand Island (Nebraska) on Tueday September 26, 1876 and died in Grand Island (Nebraska) on Monday July 29, 1957 at an age of 80. She was buried at Grand Island Cemetery (Hall County, Nebraska) [Map].

Grand Island [Map] is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Rosedale

Grand Island [Map] is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Rosedale

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Edith Abbott<9>

Grace Abbott

Social activist. She was born in Grand Island (Nebraska) on Sunday November 17, 1878 and died in Chicago (Illinois) on Monday June 19, 1939 at an age of 60. She was buried at Grand Island Cemetery (Hall County, Nebraska) [Map].

Grand Island [Map] is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Rosedale

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Grace Abbott

Henry Fonda     (Henry Jaynes Fonda)

Oscar winning actor. He was born in Grand Island (Nebraska) on Tueday May 16, 1905 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Thursday August 12, 1982 at an age of 77.

Grand Island [Map] is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Rosedale

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Henry Fonda

John Leonard 'Johnny' Hopp

Major League Baseball. He was born in Hastings (Nebraska) on Tueday July 18, 1916 and died in Scottsbluff (Nebraska) on Sunday June 1, 2003 at an age of 86. He was buried at Parkview Cemetery (Adams County, Nebraska) [Map].

Hastings [Map] is located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast of Rosedale

Find-A-Grave Memorial: John Leonard 'Johnny' Hopp

Leslie Grant 'Les' Nunamaker

Major League Baseball. He was born in Malcolm (Nebraska) on Friday January 25, 1889 and died in Hastings (Nebraska) on Monday November 14, 1938 at an age of 49. He was buried at Aurora Cemetery (Hamilton County, Nebraska) [Map].

Hastings [Map] is located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast of Rosedale

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Leslie Grant 'Les' Nunamaker

Paul Revere     (Born as Paul Revere Dick)

Musician. He was born in Harvard (Nebraska) on Friday January 7, 1938 and died in Garden Valley (Idaho) on Saturday October 4, 2014 at an age of 76. He was buried at Morris Hill Cemetery (Ada County, Idaho) [Map].

Harvard [Map] is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the east of Rosedale

Find-A-Grave Memorial: Paul Revere

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hall County: www.hcgi.org/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rosedale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rosedale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7131, Longitude: -98.4734     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rosedale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>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.

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<3>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 Rosedale to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 321.851 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 319.699 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 314.352 degrees.

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<7>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Rosedale, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<8>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Rosedale could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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<9>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.

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