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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 Creamery, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Creamery 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 Creamery:
    • 40.220104, -75.416290
    • 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 Creamery
  • 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 Creamery ...

We have found four communities that share the name Creamery.

There is one other community in Pennsylvania which is also named Creamery.

Beyond Pennsylvania, we know of another three communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Located In Pennsylvania ...
    • Tioga County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Pennsylvania community of Creamery [Tioga County].
  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Iowa
      • Cerro Gordo County
      • This Creamery is located in Cerro Gordo County and lies 944 miles [1,519.2 km]<2> to the west northwest of the Creamery that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creamery
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Cerro Gordo County community of Creamery.
    • Massachusetts
      • Worcester County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Massachusetts community of Creamery [Worcester County].
    • West Virginia
      • Monroe County
      • This Creamery is located in Monroe County and lies 333 miles [535.9 km]<2> to the west southwest of the Creamery that is located in Montgomery County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creamery
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Monroe County community of Creamery.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Creamery ...

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.

  • Cedars [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedars have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedars
    • Cedars [Montgomery County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east of Creamery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedars
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedars<4>
  • Collegeville [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collegeville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collegeville
    • Collegeville [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Creamery
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,174 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collegeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collegeville<4>
  • Delphi [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delphi have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delphi
    • Delphi [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Creamery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delphi
  • Eagleville [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagleville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagleville
    • Eagleville [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Creamery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagleville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagleville<4>
  • Continue List   (19 more) ...
    • Fox Heath [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fox Heath have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fox Heath
      • Fox Heath [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fox Heath
    • Harley Corners [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harley Corners have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harley Corners
      • Harley Corners [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harley Corners
    • Harley Glen [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harley Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harley Glen
      • Harley Glen [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harley Glen
    • Harleysville [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harleysville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harleysville
      • Harleysville [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harleysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harleysville<4>
    • Harmony Towne [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harmony Towne have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harmony Towne
      • Harmony Towne [Montgomery County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmony Towne
    • Heather View [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heather View have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heather View
      • Heather View [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heather View
    • Hunter Crest [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunter Crest have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunter Crest
      • Hunter Crest [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunter Crest
    • Hunter Villa [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunter Villa have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunter Villa
      • Hunter Villa [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunter Villa
    • Mainland [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mainland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mainland
      • Mainland [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mainland
    • Pennypacker Road [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pennypacker Road have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennypacker Road
      • Pennypacker Road [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennypacker Road
    • Providence Green [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence Green have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Providence Green
      • Providence Green [Montgomery County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence Green
    • Providence Knoll [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence Knoll have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Providence Knoll
      • Providence Knoll [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence Knoll
    • Providence Meadows [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence Meadows have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Providence Meadows
      • Providence Meadows [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence Meadows
    • Providence Ridge [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Providence Ridge
      • Providence Ridge [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence Ridge
    • Shirks Corner [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shirks Corner have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shirks Corner
      • Shirks Corner [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shirks Corner
    • Sugar Hill Farms [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugar Hill Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar Hill Farms
      • Sugar Hill Farms [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar Hill Farms
    • Summerwind [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerwind have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerwind
      • Summerwind [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerwind
    • Trooper [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trooper have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trooper
      • Trooper [Montgomery County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trooper
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trooper<4>
    • Wooded Glen [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wooded Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wooded Glen
      • Wooded Glen [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Creamery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wooded Glen

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 Creamery. 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.

  • View Our List ...
    • Coit Albertson     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Reading (Pennsylvania) on Thursday October 14, 1880 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Sunday December 13, 1953 at the age of 73. He is buried at Inglewood Park Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
      • Reading is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the west of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Coit Albertson<5>
    • Lloyd Alexander     (Author)
      • Author. He was born in Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) on Wednesday January 30, 1924 and died in Drexel Hill (Pennsylvania) on Thursday May 17, 2007 at the age of 83. He is buried at Arlington Cemetery (Delaware County, Pennsylvania).
      • Philadelphia is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Drexel Hill is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the south of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Lloyd Alexander<5>
    • Paul Althouse     (Opera singer)
      • Opera singer. He was born in Reading (Pennsylvania) on Monday December 2, 1889 and died in New York (New York) on Monday February 15, 1954 at the age of 64. He is buried at Ferncliff Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
      • Reading is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the west of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Paul Althouse<5>
    • William Law Anderson     (Professional golf)
      • Professional golf. He was born in North Berwick (Scotland) on Tueday October 21, 1879 and died in Chestnut Hill (Pennsylvania) on Tueday October 25, 1910 at the age of 31. He is buried at Ivy Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania).
      • Chestnut Hill is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William Law Anderson<5>
    • Hobart 'Hobey' Amory Hare Baker     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Bala-Cynwyd (Pennsylvania) on Friday January 15, 1892 and died in Toul (France) on Saturday December 21, 1918 at the age of 26. He is buried at West Laurel Hill Cemetery (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania).
      • Bala-Cynwyd is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Hobart 'Hobey' Amory Hare Baker<5>
    • Samuel Barber     (Composer)
      • Composer. He was born in West Chester (Pennsylvania) on Wednesday March 9, 1910 and died in New York (New York) on Friday January 23, 1981 at the age of 70. He is buried at Oaklands Cemetery (Chester County, Pennsylvania).
      • West Chester is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southwest of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Samuel Barber<5>
    • James Barton     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Gloucester City (New Jersey) on Saturday November 1, 1890 and died in Mineola (New York) on Wednesday December 19, 1962 at the age of 72. He is buried at St. John RC Cemetery (Queens County, New York).
      • Gloucester City is located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James Barton<5>
    • Charles J. Bastian     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) on Wednesday July 4, 1860 and died in Pennsauken (New Jersey) on Monday January 18, 1932 at the age of 71. He is buried at Holy Cross Cemetery (Delaware County, Pennsylvania).
      • Philadelphia is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Pennsauken is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Charles J. Bastian<5>
    • Daniel Boone     (Frontiersman)
      • Frontiersman. He was born in Birdsboro (Pennsylvania) on Tueday November 2, 1734 and died in Defiance (Missouri) on Tueday September 26, 1820 at the age of 85. He is buried at Frankfort Cemetery (Franklin County, Kentucky).
      • Birdsboro is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the west of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Daniel Boone<5>
    • Joseph Emley Borden     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Jacobstown (New Jersey) on Tueday May 9, 1854 and died in Yeadon (Pennsylvania) on Monday October 14, 1929 at the age of 75. He is buried at Oaklands Cemetery (Chester County, Pennsylvania).
      • Yeadon is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Joseph Emley Borden<5>
    • Peter Boyle     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Norristown (Pennsylvania) on Friday October 18, 1935 and died in New York (New York) on Tueday December 12, 2006 at the age of 71. He is buried at Green River Cemetery (Suffolk County, New York).
      • Norristown is located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Peter Boyle<5>
    • George Washington Bradley     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Reading (Pennsylvania) on Saturday July 13, 1850 and died in Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) on Friday October 2, 1931 at the age of 81. He is buried at Northwood Cemetery (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania).
      • Reading is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the west of Creamery.
      • Philadelphia is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: George Washington Bradley<5>
    • Carroll William Brown     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Woodbury (New Jersey) on Wednesday February 2, 1887 and died in Burlington (New Jersey) on Tueday February 8, 1977 at the age of 90. He is buried at Laurel Memorial Park (Atlantic County, New Jersey).
      • Woodbury is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the southeast of Creamery.
      • Burlington is located 30 miles [48.3 km] to the east of Creamery.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Carroll William Brown<5>

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

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Norristown, which is the Seat of Montgomery County and lies just to the South Southeast.
    • Harrisburg, which is the State Capital of Pennsylvania, lies 77 miles [123.9 km]<2> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Creamery to Harrisburg, with an average speed<6>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 5 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of three days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 125 miles [201.2 km] to the southwest (SW). Driving would take about two hours, a buggy would take 5 days and walking would take 8 days.
    • The shortest distance<7> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,773 miles [9,290.7 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,480 miles [10,428.5 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<9>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,357 miles [7,011.9 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<10>

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Montgomery County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montcopa.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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 Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek 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 Creamery 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.
<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Creamery) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Creamery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2201, Longitude: -75.4163       In this case, the coordinates for Creamery 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.
<5>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.
<6>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.
<7>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 Creamery to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 306.829 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 302.442 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 303.489 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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