A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Fair View, Tennessee
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Fair View.
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 Fair View, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Fair View and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Fair View 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 Fair View. 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 Fair View.
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 Stewart County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Stewart County sighting report from eBird.
Since Fair View is near Calloway County and also Henry 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 Fair View.
How Far From Fair View 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 Fair View to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Fair View and extending to:
Curious and Interesting Names Near Fair View ...
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 Fair View. 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.
Poet, author, flag designer. She was born in Dover (Tennessee) on Thursday April 24, 1890 and died in Paducah (Kentucky) on Thursday November 18, 1965 at an age of 75. She was buried at Oak Grove Cemetery (McCracken County, Kentucky) [Map].
James William 'Jimmy' Moore
Major League Baseball. He was born in Paris (Tennessee) on Thursday April 24, 1902 and died in Memphis (Tennessee) on Friday March 7, 1986 at an age of 83.
Actress, producer, director. She was born in Gracey (Kentucky) on Saturday October 31, 1896 and died in Arcadia (California) on Tueday January 21, 1986 at an age of 89.
Mary Louise Winn
Actress, dancer. She was born in Paris (Tennessee) on Wednesday August 6, 1913 and died in Dallas (Texas) on Wednesday January 9, 1991 at an age of 77. She was buried at Restland Memorial Park (Dallas County, Texas) [Map].
Communities Also Named Fair View ...
We have found 4 communities that share the name Fair View.
While the name Fair View is unique within Tennessee, we know of another 3 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.
In addition to the above occurrences of Fair View, we know of another community located outside of the United States and Canada.
We have broken our list into two sections:
Communities Outside of Tennessee
Distance: About 175 miles [281.6 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 1,313 miles [2,113.1 km] to the Northeast.
Our profile page for Fair View, Uinta County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>
Although located in Uinta County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Communities Located Internationally
Just a reminder: Our measurements are based on the Great Circle Route. See footnote <3>
Distance: About 2,381 miles [3,831.8 km] to the Southeast
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fair View. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Stewart County: www.stewartcountygovernment.com
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Nov 2019