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Welcome to Spry ...

Although we found mention of Spry during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Spry was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Spry to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Spry, please Contact Us.


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Spry might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

We believe that Spry would be found within the (519) & (226)<2> area codes.

Communities Also Named Spry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Spry - they are located in Pennsylvania and Utah.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Spry.

Communities near Spry ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Spry.

  • Neyaashiinigmiing
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neyaashiinigmiing
    • Neyaashiinigmiing lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Spry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Neyaashiinigmiing came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neyaashiinigmiing
  • Lions Head
  • Barrow Bay
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barrow Bay
    • Barrow Bay lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Spry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barrow Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barrow Bay
  • Pike Bay
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pike Bay
    • Pike Bay lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Spry
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pike Bay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mar
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mar
      • Mar lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Spry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mar came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mar
    • Monument Corners
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monument Corners
      • Monument Corners lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Spry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monument Corners came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monument Corners
    • Cape Chin
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape Chin
      • Cape Chin lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Spry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cape Chin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cape Chin
    • Hope Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hope Bay
      • Hope Bay lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Spry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hope Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hope Bay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hope Bay<5>
    • Howdenvale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howdenvale
      • Howdenvale lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Spry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howdenvale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howdenvale
    • Adamsville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adamsville
      • Adamsville lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Spry
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adamsville

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spry ...

Looking for more information about Spry? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Spry, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Spry.

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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 Spry and then turned west". While Spry could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Spry 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 Spry 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 . 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.
<2>Area code (226) is an overlay for area code (519).
<3>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- Spry) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Spry. 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 Spry

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9417, Longitude: -81.3272    
<4>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<5>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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