A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Druid Hills, Tennessee
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Druid Hills.
This page contains eight sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Druid Hills, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Druid Hills and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Druid Hills and surrounding area.
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track 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 the location for Druid Hills. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Druid Hills.
Bird Watching ...
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Cumberland County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Cumberland County sighting report from eBird.
Since Druid Hills is near Morgan County and also Fentress County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
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:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Druid Hills.
How Far From Druid Hills 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 Druid Hills to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Druid Hills and extending to:
Curious and Interesting Names Near Druid Hills ...
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 talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
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 Druid Hills. 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.
David Glenn Douglas
Professional football. He was born in Spring City (Tennessee) on Wednesday March 20, 1963 and died in Maryville (Tennessee) on Saturday February 27, 2016 at an age of 52.
Communities Also Named Druid Hills ...
We have found 12 communities that share the name Druid Hills.
While the name Druid Hills is unique within Tennessee, we know of another 12 communities with the same name in the United States.
Communities Outside of Tennessee
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Distance: About 265 miles [426.5 km] to the South Southwest.
Distance: About 243 miles [391.1 km] to the Southwest.
Distance: About 569 miles [915.7 km] to the South Southeast.
Our profile page for Druid Hills, Seminole County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>
Although located in Seminole County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 156 miles [251.1 km] to the South.
Distance: About 162 miles [260.7 km] to the North Northwest.
Distance: About 142 miles [228.5 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 232 miles [373.4 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 604 miles [972 km] to the Northeast.
Distance: About 195 miles [313.8 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 306 miles [492.5 km] to the East.
James City County
Distance: About 458 miles [737.1 km] to the East Northeast.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Druid Hills. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Cumberland County: www.brockhill.org/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Nov 2019