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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Brady Lake, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Brady Lake and the surrounding area.

  • Weather ...
  • Astronomy & Satellites ...
    • Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help you to find your way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website will help you find planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their tracks 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 this GPS location for Brady Lake:
    • 41.162433, -81.314288
    • Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve its accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude as your actual position.
    • The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Brady Lake
  • 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:
    • Waymark.com

Communities Also Named Brady Lake ...

We have found one communities that share the name Brady Lake.

Within Ohio, the name Brady Lake is unique.

Beyond Ohio, there is another community also named Brady Lake in Canada.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Ontario
      • This Brady Lake lies 296 miles [476.4 km]<1> to the north northeast of the Brady Lake that is located in Portage County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brady Lake

Curious and Interesting Names Near Brady Lake ...

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 wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Black Horse [Portage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Horse
    • Black Horse [Portage County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Brady Lake
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Horse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Horse
  • Earlville [Portage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Earlville
    • Earlville [Portage County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Brady Lake
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Earlville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earlville
  • Fish Creek [Summit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fish Creek
    • Fish Creek [Summit County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Brady Lake
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fish Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fish Creek
  • Freedom Dam [Portage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freedom Dam
    • Freedom Dam [Portage County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Brady Lake
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freedom Dam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freedom Dam
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    • Hamlet Park [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamlet Park
      • Hamlet Park [Portage County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of Brady Lake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamlet Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamlet Park
    • Hilltown [Portage County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hilltown
      • Hilltown [Portage County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Brady Lake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hilltown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Kent [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kent
      • Kent [Portage County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Brady Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,319 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<3>
    • Oregon Corners [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oregon Corners
      • Oregon Corners [Summit County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Brady Lake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oregon Corners have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oregon Corners
    • Rootstown [Portage County]
    • Twin Lakes [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twin Lakes
      • Twin Lakes [Portage County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Brady Lake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin Lakes
    • Valley Hills [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Hills
      • Valley Hills [Portage County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Brady Lake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Hills

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 Brady Lake. 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.

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    • Albert Julius 'Lefty' Aber     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Cleveland (OH) on July 31, 1927 (a Sunday) and died in Garfield Heights (OH) on May 20, 1993 (a Thursday) at the age of 65. He is buried at West Park Cemetery (Cuyahoga County, Ohio).
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Garfield Heights is located 23 miles [37 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Albert Julius 'Lefty' Aber<4>
    • George Jendrus 'Andy' Anderson     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Cleveland (OH) on September 26, 1889 (a Thursday) and died in Cleveland (OH) on May 28, 1962 (a Monday) at the age of 72. He is buried at All Souls Cemetery (Geauga County, Ohio).
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: George Jendrus 'Andy' Anderson<4>
    • Reverend Ernest Angley     (Televangelist, author)
      • Full name: Ernest Winston Angley
      • Televangelist, author. He was born in Mooresville (NC) on August 9, 1921 (a Tueday) and died in Akron (OH) on May 7, 2021 (a Friday) at the age of 99.
      • Akron is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Reverend Ernest Angley<4>
    • Harry Arundel     (Major League Baseball> *~~mlb:<1882/07/19:1884/10/10)
      • Major League Baseball> *~~mlb:<1882/07/19:1884/10/10. He was born in Philadelphia (PA) on February 8, 1855 (a Thursday) and died in Cleveland (OH) on March 25, 1904 (a Friday) at the age of 49. He is buried at Woodland Cemetery (Cuyahoga County, Ohio).
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Harry Arundel<4>
    • Earl Douglas Averill, Jr.     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Cleveland (OH) on September 9, 1931 (a Wednesday) and died in Tacoma (WA) on May 13, 2015 (a Wednesday) at the age of 83. We don't have any burial details.
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Earl Douglas Averill, Jr.<4>
    • Delia Salter Bacon     (Author)
    • Lisa Lou Banes     (Actress)
      • Actress. She was born in Chagrin Falls (OH) on July 9, 1955 (a Saturday) and died in New York (NY) on June 14, 2021 (a Monday) at the age of 65. We don't have any burial details.
      • Chagrin Falls is located 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Lisa Lou Banes<4>
    • Dr. Edwin Eugene Beeman     (Medical pioneer)
    • Halle Berry     (Oscar winning actress)
      • Full name: Maria Halle Berry
      • Oscar winning actress. She was born in Cleveland (OH) on August 14, 1966 (a Sunday)
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
    • Imogene Bliss     (Actress)
      • Actress. She was born in Cleveland (OH) on February 24, 1918 (a Sunday) and died in Cuyahoga Heights (OH) on January 14, 2003 (a Tueday) at the age of 84. She is buried at Lake View Cemetery (Cuyahoga County, Ohio).
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Cuyahoga Heights is located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Imogene Bliss<4>
    • Charles 'Charlie' Bohn     (Major League Baseball> *~~mlb:<1882/06/20:1882/07/15)
      • Major League Baseball> *~~mlb:<1882/06/20:1882/07/15. He was born in Cleveland (OH) in May 1856 and died in Cleveland (OH) on August 1, 1903 (a Saturday). He is buried at Woodland Cemetery (Cuyahoga County, Ohio).
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Charles 'Charlie' Bohn<4>
    • Hector 'Chef Boyardee' Boiardi     (Businessman)
      • Businessman. He was born in Piacenza (Italy) on October 22, 1897 (a Friday) and died in Parma (OH) on June 21, 1985 (a Friday) at the age of 87. He is buried at All Souls Cemetery (Geauga County, Ohio).
      • Parma is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Hector 'Chef Boyardee' Boiardi<4>
    • Alva 'Ted' Bonda     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Cleveland (OH) on June 1, 1917 (a Friday) and died in Cleveland (OH) on October 22, 2005 (a Saturday) at the age of 88. He is buried at Mayfield Cemetery (Cuyahoga County, Ohio).
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Cleveland is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Brady Lake.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Alva 'Ted' Bonda<4>

How Far From Brady Lake 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 village such as Brady Lake to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Brady Lake and extending to:

  • View Our List ...
    • Ravenna, which is the Seat of Portage County and lies just to the East.
    • Columbus, which is the State Capital of Ohio, lies 120 miles [193.1 km]<1> to the southwest (SW). If you could drive a straight line from Brady Lake to Columbus, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take about two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 7 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 5 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 274 miles [441 km] to the southeast (SE). Driving would take four to five hours, a buggy would take 11 days and walking would take 16 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,974 miles [9,614.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,698 miles [10,779.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,574 miles [7,361.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Brady Lake) 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 Brady Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brady LakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brady Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1624, Longitude: -81.3143       In this case, the coordinates for Brady Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>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.
<6>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 Brady Lake to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 310.373 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 306.605 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 305.767 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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