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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 Honeyville, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Honeyville 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 Honeyville:
    • 41.637764, -112.079644
    • 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 Honeyville
  • 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

Communities Also Named Honeyville ...

We have found seven communities that share the name Honeyville.

Within Utah, the name Honeyville is unique.

Beyond Utah, we know of another seven communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Florida
      • Gulf County
      • This Honeyville is located in Gulf County and lies 1,694 miles [2,726.2 km]<1> to the east southeast of the Honeyville that is located in Box Elder County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honeyville
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Gulf County community of Honeyville.
    • Indiana
      • LaGrange County
      • This Honeyville is located in LaGrange County and lies 1,361 miles [2,190.3 km]<1> to the east of the Honeyville that is located in Box Elder County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honeyville
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the LaGrange County community of Honeyville.
    • New York
      • Jefferson County
      • This Honeyville is located in Jefferson County and lies 1,822 miles [2,932.2 km]<1> to the east northeast of the Honeyville that is located in Box Elder County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honeyville
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Jefferson County community of Honeyville.
    • Oklahoma
      • Grant County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Oklahoma community of Honeyville [Grant County].
    • Pennsylvania
      • Clinton County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Pennsylvania community of Honeyville [Clinton County].
    • Virginia
      • Page County
      • This Honeyville is located in Page County and lies 1,771 miles [2,850.1 km]<1> to the east of the Honeyville that is located in Box Elder County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honeyville
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Page County community of Honeyville.
      • Rockingham County
      • This Honeyville is located in Rockingham County and lies 1,756 miles [2,826 km] to the east of the Honeyville that is located in Box Elder County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honeyville
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the Rockingham County community of Honeyville.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Honeyville ...

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.

  • Beaverdam [Box Elder County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaverdam
    • Beaverdam [Box Elder County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Honeyville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaverdam
  • Crossroads [Box Elder County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crossroads
    • Crossroads [Box Elder County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Honeyville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossroads
  • Crystal Springs [Box Elder County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crystal Springs
    • Crystal Springs [Box Elder County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Honeyville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crystal Springs
  • Deweyville [Box Elder County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deweyville
    • Deweyville [Box Elder County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Honeyville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 373 people
    • Former names for Deweyville:
    • Dewey Spring
    • Dewey
    • Empey's Spring
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deweyville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deweyville<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Evans [Box Elder County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evans
      • Evans [Box Elder County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Honeyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evans have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evans
    • Fielding [Box Elder County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fielding
      • Fielding [Box Elder County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Honeyville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 482 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fielding have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fielding
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fielding<4>
    • Greens Corner [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greens Corner
      • Greens Corner [Cache County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Honeyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greens Corner have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greens Corner
    • Nibley [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nibley
      • Nibley [Cache County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Honeyville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,135 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nibley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nibley
    • Paradise [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradise
      • Paradise [Cache County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Honeyville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,022 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paradise have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paradise<4>
    • Peter [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peter
      • Peter [Cache County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Honeyville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peter

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 Honeyville. 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.

  • View Our List ...
    • Solon Hannibal Borglum     (Artist)
      • Artist. He was born in Ogden (Utah) on Tueday December 22, 1868 and died in Stamford (Connecticut) on Tueday January 31, 1922 at the age of 53. He is buried at Silvermine Cemetery (Fairfield County, Connecticut).
      • Ogden is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the south of Honeyville.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Solon Hannibal Borglum<5>
    • Byron Foulger     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Ogden (Utah) on Sunday August 27, 1899 and died in Hollywood (California) on Saturday April 4, 1970 at the age of 70. He is buried at Inglewood Park Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
      • Ogden is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the south of Honeyville.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Byron Foulger<5>
    • Moroni Olsen     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Ogden (Utah) on Thursday June 27, 1889 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Monday November 22, 1954 at the age of 65.
      • Ogden is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the south of Honeyville.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Moroni Olsen<5>

How Far From Honeyville to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a city such as Honeyville to various places of note, such as the White House.

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Brigham City, which is the Seat of Box Elder County and lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south southeast. If you could walk a straight line from Honeyville to Brigham City, with an average speed<6> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take four to five hours to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take a little over three hours.
    • Salt Lake City, which is the State Capital of Utah, lies 61 miles [98.2 km] to the south (S). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take less than an hour, a buggy would take about three full days and walking would take most of three days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 1,843 miles [2,966 km] to the east (E). Driving would take most of three days, a buggy would take 72 days and walking would take 105 days.
    • The shortest distance<7> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,949 miles [11,183.3 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<8>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 7,718 miles [12,420.9 km] and it lies to the north northeast (NNE).<9>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 5,705 miles [9,181.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<10>

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Box Elder County: www.boxeldercounty.org/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Honeyville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Honeyville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Honeyville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Honeyville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6378, Longitude: -112.0796    
<2>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Rock Creek to see Pete ... Rock Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Honeyville could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.
<6>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.
<7>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 Honeyville to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 332.153 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 331.83 degrees.
<10>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.811 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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