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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 Cusac Crossroads, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Cusac Crossroads 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 Cusac Crossroads:
    • 34.017665, -79.84681
    • 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 Cusac Crossroads
  • 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 Cusac Crossroads ...

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.

  • Alligator Lake [Florence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alligator Lake
    • Alligator Lake [Florence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north of Cusac Crossroads
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alligator Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alligator Lake
  • Central Crossroads [Clarendon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central Crossroads
    • Central Crossroads [Clarendon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Cusac Crossroads
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central Crossroads
  • Coward [Florence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coward
    • Coward [Florence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Cusac Crossroads
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coward
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coward<3>
  • Hamville [Florence County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamville
    • Hamville [Florence County] was located less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Cusac Crossroads
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hobbs Crossroads [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hobbs Crossroads
      • Hobbs Crossroads [Sumter County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Cusac Crossroads
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobbs Crossroads
    • Java [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Java
      • Java [Florence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Cusac Crossroads
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Java have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Java
    • Jones Crossroads [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jones Crossroads
      • Jones Crossroads [Florence County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Cusac Crossroads
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Crossroads
    • Kings Grant [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kings Grant
      • Kings Grant [Florence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Cusac Crossroads
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kings Grant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Grant
    • Park City [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park City
      • Park City [Florence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Cusac Crossroads
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park City
    • Pleasant View [Florence County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant View
      • Pleasant View [Florence County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Cusac Crossroads
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Sparrows Crossroads [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sparrows Crossroads
      • Sparrows Crossroads [Florence County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Cusac Crossroads
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sparrows Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparrows Crossroads

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 Cusac Crossroads. 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.

How Far From Cusac Crossroads 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 community such as Cusac Crossroads to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Florence, which is the Seat of Florence County and lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north northeast. If you could walk a straight line from Cusac Crossroads to Florence, with an average speed<5> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take five to six hours to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take nearly four hours.
    • Columbia, which is the State Capital of South Carolina, lies 68 miles [109.4 km] to the west (W). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than two hours, a buggy would take about three full days and walking would take three full days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 371 miles [597.1 km] to the north northeast (NNE). Driving would take 6 hours, a buggy would take 15 days and walking would take 21 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,230 miles [10,026.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,921 miles [11,138.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,804 miles [7,731.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in South Carolina

About Florence County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Florence County: www.florenceco.org/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Cusac Crossroads) 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 Cusac Crossroads. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cusac CrossroadsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cusac Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0177, Longitude: -79.8468    
<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 Cusac Crossroads 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 309.652 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 304.724 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 307.482 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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