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Welcome to Thermo ...

So far, we have found very little information about Thermo. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Thermo to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Thermo, please Contact Us.


Thermo would have been located within present day Beaver County<2>.

The location of Thermo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Thermo is 5,030 feet [1,533 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Thermo is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Thermo was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Thermo, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

The location where Thermo once stood is in the (435) area code.

Communities Also Named Thermo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Thermo - it's located in Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Thermo.

Communities near Thermo ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Thermo.

  • Milford [Beaver County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milford
    • Milford [Beaver County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Thermo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,405 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milford<6>
  • Minersville [Beaver County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minersville
    • Minersville [Beaver County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Thermo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 930 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minersville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minersville<6>
  • Cook Corner [Beaver County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cook Corner
    • Cook Corner [Beaver County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Thermo
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cook Corner have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cook Corner
  • Shauntie [Beaver County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shauntie
    • Shauntie [Beaver County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Thermo
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shauntie have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Shauntie has also been known as:
    • Moscow
    • Shaunty Springs
    • Shaunty
    • Shawnee
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arago City [Beaver County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arago City
      • Arago City [Beaver County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Thermo
      • Arago City has also been known as:
      • South Camp
    • Beaver City [Beaver County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver City
      • Beaver City [Beaver County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Thermo
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Beaver City. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<7>
    • Shenandoah City [Beaver County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shenandoah City
      • Shenandoah City [Beaver County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Thermo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shenandoah City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Shenandoah City has also been known as:
      • North Camp
      • North Star
      • Star City
    • Bradshaw [Beaver County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bradshaw
      • Bradshaw [Beaver County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Thermo
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Bradshaw. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<7>
      • Bradshaw has also been known as:
      • Bradshaw City
      • Cave Mine Camp
      • Cave Mine
    • Frisco [Beaver County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frisco
      • Frisco [Beaver County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Thermo
    • Blueacre [Beaver County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blueacre
      • Blueacre [Beaver County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Thermo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blueacre have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blueacre

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Thermo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Thermo.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Thermo. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Thermo.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Thermo. See our Newspapers Page for Thermo.

Adding Thermo to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Thermo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Thermo was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1900.

We also found Thermo

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Thermo on our Genealogy Page.

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The official website for Beaver County: www.beaver.state.ut.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Thermo, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Beaver, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Thermo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Thermo) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Thermo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ThermoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thermo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2144, Longitude: -113.1716       In this case, the coordinates for Thermo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.






















 

 

 

 

 


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