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Introduction ...

Although we found mention of Tippett during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer..


When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Tippett, there are communities in the surrounding area that have Tourism pages that may be of help. The following map should help you find find those communities communities.

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Tippett - within 35 miles [56.3 km]<2>.

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 3 communities listed:

  • Callao [Juab County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Callao
    • Callao [Juab County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<2> to the east of Tippett
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Callao have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Callao has also been known as:
    • Willow Springs Station
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Callao
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Callao<4>
  • Gandy [Millard County]
  • Ibapah [Tooele County]

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About White Pine County

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The official website for White Pine County: www.co.white-pine.nv.us/

The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Tippett and then turned west". While Tippett could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Tippett as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

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 Tippett 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.

Since confusion between counties is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Nevada community named Tippett.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tippett) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Tippett. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tippett

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tippett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8685, Longitude: -114.3497       In this case, the coordinates for Tippett have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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