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Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Camelot.
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 Camelot, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Camelot and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Camelot 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 Camelot. 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 Camelot.
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 Davis County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Davis County sighting report from eBird.
Since Camelot is near Weber County and also Morgan 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 Camelot.
How Far From Camelot 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 Camelot to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Camelot and extending to:
Curious and Interesting Names Near Camelot ...
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 Camelot. 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.
Maude Adams (Born as Maude Kiskadden)
Actress. She was born in Salt Lake City (Utah) on Monday November 11, 1872 and died in Tannersville (New York) on Friday July 17, 1953 at an age of 80.
Actor. He was born in Salt Lake City (Utah) on Wednesday August 5, 1914 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Friday November 22, 2002 at an age of 88. He was buried at Hollywood Hills Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].
Solon Hannibal Borglum
Artist. He was born in Ogden (Utah) on Tueday December 22, 1868 and died in Stamford (Connecticut) on Tueday January 31, 1922 at an age of 53. He was buried at Silvermine Cemetery (Fairfield County, Connecticut) [Map].
Olympic Gold Medalist. He was born in Newark (New Jersey) on Friday May 8, 1931 and died in Salt Lake City (Utah) on Friday June 1, 2018 at an age of 87. He was buried at Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery (Salt Lake County, Utah) [Map].
Actor. He was born in Ogden (Utah) on Sunday August 27, 1899 and died in Hollywood (California) on Saturday April 4, 1970 at an age of 70. He was buried at Inglewood Park Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].
Professional hockey. He was born in Winnipeg (Manitoba) on Thursday November 1, 1951 and died in Salt Lake City (Utah) on Wednesday March 7, 2012 at an age of 60. He was buried at Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery (Salt Lake County, Utah) [Map].
Aviation pioneer. He was born in San Francisco (California) on Thursday January 3, 1889 and died in Salt Lake City (Utah) on Tueday December 18, 1928 at an age of 39. He was buried at Evergreen - Washelli Memorial Park (King County, Washington) [Map].
Dr. Grover Sanders Krantz
Anthropologist. He was born in Salt Lake City (Utah) on Thursday November 5, 1931 and died in Port Angeles (Washington) on Thursday February 14, 2002 at an age of 70.
Actor. He was born in Ogden (Utah) on Thursday June 27, 1889 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Monday November 22, 1954 at an age of 65.
Major League Baseball. He was born in Los Angeles (California) on Monday July 14, 1947 and died in Morgan (Utah) on Wednesday August 9, 2017 at an age of 70. He was buried at Huntsville Cemetery (Weber County, Utah) [Map].
Religious leader of the Latter Day Saints (LDS). He was born in Whitingham (Vermont) on Monday June 1, 1801 and died in Salt Lake City (Utah) on Wednesday August 29, 1877 at an age of 76. He was buried at Mormon Pioneer Memorial (Utah).
Loretta Young (Born as Gretchen Young)
Oscar winning actress. She was born in Salt Lake City (Utah) on Monday January 6, 1913 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Saturday August 12, 2000 at an age of 87.
Communities Also Named Camelot ...
We have found 33 communities that share the name Camelot.
While the name Camelot is unique within Utah, we know of another 33 communities with the same name in the United States.
Communities Outside of Utah
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Distance: About 1,451 miles [2,335.2 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,905 miles [3,065.8 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 1,648 miles [2,652.2 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 1,629 miles [2,621.6 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,594 miles [2,565.3 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,710 miles [2,752 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,601 miles [2,576.6 km] to the East Southeast.
Our profile page for Camelot, Jefferson County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>
Although located in Jefferson County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
East Baton Rouge Parish
Distance: About 1,379 miles [2,219.3 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 1,849 miles [2,975.7 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,867 miles [3,004.6 km] to the East.
Prince George's County
Our profile page for Camelot, Prince George's County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Prince George's County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,968 miles [3,167.2 km] to the East.
Our profile page for Camelot, Dutchess County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Dutchess County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,627 miles [2,618.4 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,637 miles [2,634.5 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,902 miles [3,061 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,749 miles [2,814.7 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,667 miles [2,682.8 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,643 miles [2,644.2 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,678 miles [2,700.5 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,518 miles [2,443 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,492 miles [2,401.1 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,582 miles [2,546 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,539 miles [2,476.8 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,620 miles [2,607.1 km] to the East.
Our profile page for Camelot, Bexar County
Although located in Bexar County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,785 miles [2,872.7 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,834 miles [2,951.5 km] to the East.
James City County
Distance: About 1,889 miles [3,040.1 km] to the East.
Distance: About 1,859 miles [2,991.8 km] to the East.
Prince William County
Distance: About 1,825 miles [2,937.1 km] to the East.
Our profile page for Camelot, King County
Although located in King County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Camelot. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Davis County: www.daviscountyutah.gov/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 15 Nov 2019