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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 Delamater Corners, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Delamater Corners 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 Delamater Corners:
    • 41.698945, -80.002000
    • 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 Delamater Corners
  • 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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Delamater Corners ...

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.

  • Fountain House Corners [Crawford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountain House Corners have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fountain House Corners
    • Fountain House Corners [Crawford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Delamater Corners
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain House Corners
  • Fredericksburg [Crawford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fredericksburg
    • Fredericksburg [Crawford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Delamater Corners
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
  • Frenchtown [Crawford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchtown have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frenchtown
    • Frenchtown [Crawford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Delamater Corners
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frenchtown
  • Guys Mills [Crawford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guys Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guys Mills
    • Guys Mills [Crawford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Delamater Corners
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guys Mills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guys Mills<3>
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    • Little Cooley [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Cooley have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Cooley
      • Little Cooley [Crawford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Delamater Corners
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Cooley
    • Meadville [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadville
      • Meadville [Crawford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Delamater Corners
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,655 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meadville<3>
    • Mount Hope [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Hope
      • Mount Hope [Crawford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Delamater Corners
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hope
    • Rootville [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rootville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rootville
      • Rootville [Crawford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Delamater Corners
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rootville
    • Townville [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Townville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Townville
      • Townville [Crawford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Delamater Corners
      • Estimated population in 2019: 309 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Townville

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 Delamater Corners. 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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    • Louie Bierbauer     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Erie (Pennsylvania) on Saturday September 23, 1865 and died in Erie (Pennsylvania) on Sunday January 31, 1926 at the age of 60. He is buried at Erie Cemetery (Erie County, Pennsylvania).
      • Erie is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Delamater Corners.
      • Erie is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Delamater Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Louie Bierbauer<4>
    • Edgar Leander Cushman     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Eagleville (Ohio) on Saturday March 27, 1852 and died in Erie (Pennsylvania) on Sunday September 26, 1915 at the age of 63. He is buried at Erie Cemetery (Erie County, Pennsylvania).
      • Erie is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Delamater Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Edgar Leander Cushman<4>
    • Donald Foster     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Oil City (Pennsylvania) on Wednesday July 31, 1889 and died in Hollywood (California) on Tueday December 23, 1969 at the age of 80. He is buried at Ferncliff Cemetery (Westchester County, New York).
      • Oil City is located 23 miles [37 km] to the southeast of Delamater Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Donald Foster<4>
    • William Drapper Harkins     (Scientist)
      • Scientist. He was born in Titusville (Pennsylvania) on Sunday December 28, 1873 and died in Chicago (Illinois) on Wednesday March 7, 1951 at the age of 77. He is buried at Oak Woods Cemetery (Cook County, Illinois).
      • Titusville is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east of Delamater Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: William Drapper Harkins<4>
    • Samuel 'The Jet' Jethroe     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in East Saint Louis (Illinois) on Tueday January 20, 1920 and died in Erie (Pennsylvania) on Saturday June 16, 2001 at the age of 81. He is buried at Erie Cemetery (Erie County, Pennsylvania).
      • Erie is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Delamater Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Samuel 'The Jet' Jethroe<4>
    • Harry Kellar     (Magician)
      • Magician. He was born in Erie (Pennsylvania) on Wednesday July 11, 1849 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Friday March 10, 1922 at the age of 72. He is buried at Rosedale Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
      • Erie is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the north of Delamater Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Harry Kellar<4>
    • Thomas Leach     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in French Creek (New York) on Sunday November 4, 1877 and died in Haines City (Florida) on Monday September 29, 1969 at the age of 91. He is buried at Forest Hill Cemetery (Polk County, Florida).
      • French Creek is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northeast of Delamater Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Thomas Leach<4>
    • Terry 'Cotton Top' Turner     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Sandy Lake (Pennsylvania) on Monday February 28, 1881 and died in Cleveland (Ohio) on Monday July 18, 1960 at the age of 79. He is buried at Knollwood Cemetery (Cuyahoga County, Ohio).
      • Sandy Lake is located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the south of Delamater Corners.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Terry 'Cotton Top' Turner<4>

How Far From Delamater Corners to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Delamater Corners to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

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    • Meadville, which is the Seat of Crawford County and lies just to the West Southwest.
    • Harrisburg, which is the State Capital of Pennsylvania, lies 189 miles [304.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE). If you could drive a straight line from Delamater Corners to Harrisburg, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take a little over three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 11 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 8 days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 248 miles [399.1 km] to the southeast (SE). Driving would take nearly four hours, a buggy would take 10 days and walking would take 14 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,898 miles [9,491.9 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,621 miles [10,655.5 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,497 miles [7,237.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Crawford County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Crawford County: www.co.crawford.pa.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Delamater Corners) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delamater Corners. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6989, Longitude: -80.0020       In this case, the coordinates for Delamater Corners have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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 Delamater Corners 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 309.52 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 305.72 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 304.958 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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