A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Powell Chapel, Tennessee
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Powell Chapel.
This page contains seven sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Powell Chapel, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Powell Chapel and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Powell Chapel
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 Powell Chapel. 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 Powell Chapel.
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 Giles County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
Since Powell Chapel is near Lincoln County and also Marshall 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:
Curious and Interesting Names Near Powell Chapel ...
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.
Blooming Grove lies Less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Powell Chapel
Link to Google Map centered on Blooming Grove
Brick Church lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Powell Chapel
Link to Google Map centered on Brick Church
Crescent View lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Powell Chapel
Link to Google Map centered on Crescent View
Five Points lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Powell Chapel
Link to Google Map centered on Five Points
Friendship lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the east of Powell Chapel
Link to Google Map centered on Friendship
Gordon lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Powell Chapel
Link to Google Map centered on Gordon
Green Acres lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Powell Chapel
Link to Google Map centered on Green Acres
Krapp Spring lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Powell Chapel
Link to Google Map centered on Krapp Spring
Riversburg lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Powell Chapel
Link to Google Map centered on Riversburg
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 Powell Chapel. 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.
Musician, composer. He was born in Fayetteville (Tennessee) on Tueday April 16, 1929 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Wednesday August 13, 2003 at the age of 74. He is buried at Riverside National Cemetery (Riverside County, California).
How Far From Powell Chapel 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 Powell Chapel to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Powell Chapel and extending to:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Powell Chapel. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Giles County: www.gilescounty-tn.us/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 19 Feb 2020