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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Wellsville.

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How Far From Wellsville 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 Wellsville to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Wellsville to:

  • Logan [Map], which is the Seat of Cache County, lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast. If you could walk a straight line from Wellsville to Logan, with an average speed<2> 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 [Map], which is the State Capital of Utah, lies 59 miles [95 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 [Map]) is 1,836 miles [2,954.8 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<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,947 miles [11,180.1 km] and it lies to the North Northeast (NNE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,715 miles [12,416.1 km] and it lies to the North Northeast (NNE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,701 miles [9,174.9 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Wellsville ...

We have found 10 communities that share the name Wellsville.

While the name Wellsville is unique within Utah, we know of another 10 communities with the same name in the United States.


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Colorado

Fremont County

Our profile page for Wellsville, Fremont County   [Map]
Distance: About 385 miles [619.6 km] to the East Southeast

Connecticut

Litchfield County

Our profile page for Wellsville, Litchfield County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,972 miles [3,173.6 km] to the East Northeast

Kansas

Franklin County

Our profile page for Wellsville, Franklin County   [Map]
Distance: About 910 miles [1,464.5 km] to the East

Michigan

Lenawee County

Our profile page for Wellsville, Lenawee County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,438 miles [2,314.2 km] to the East

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Missouri

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Wellsville, Montgomery County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,083 miles [1,742.9 km] to the East

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New York

Allegany County

Our profile page for Wellsville, Allegany County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,736 miles [2,793.8 km] to the East Northeast

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Wellsville, Montgomery County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,911 miles [3,075.5 km] to the East Northeast

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Ohio

Columbiana County

Our profile page for Wellsville, Columbiana County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,620 miles [2,607.1 km] to the East

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Pennsylvania

York County

Our profile page for Wellsville, York County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,818 miles [2,925.8 km] to the East

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Tennessee

Blount County

Our profile page for Wellsville, Blount County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,551 miles [2,496.1 km] to the East

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Curious and Interesting Names Near Wellsville ...

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.

Crystal Springs   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the West of Wellsville   [Map]
Deweyville   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Greens Corner   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Greenville   -   10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Honeyville   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the West   [Map]
Nibley   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Paradise   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Peter   -   9 miles [14.5 km] to the North   [Map]
Providence   -   8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast   [Map]

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wellsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6251, Longitude: -111.9401     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wellsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>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.

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<3>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 Wellsville to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 332.042 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 331.698 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 321.73 degrees.

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