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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy).

When in Hodges Manor, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Hodges Manor 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 Hodges Manor:
    • 36.816537, -76.382722
    • 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 Hodges Manor
  • 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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Hodges Manor ...

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.

  • Bruce (less than 2 miles to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bruce
    • Bruce lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bruce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bruce
  • Cedar Point (less than 2 miles to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Point
    • Cedar Point lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Hodges Manor and is located in Portsmouth City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Point
  • Green Acres (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Acres
    • Green Acres lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Acres
  • Green Lakes (less than 2 miles to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Lakes
    • Green Lakes lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Hodges Manor and is located in Portsmouth City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Lakes
  • Green Meadow Point (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Meadow Point
    • Green Meadow Point lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Meadow Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Meadow Point
  • Greenfield Farms (2 miles [3.2 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenfield Farms
    • Greenfield Farms lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Hodges Manor and is located in Portsmouth City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenfield Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenfield Farms
  • Grove Park (less than 2 miles to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grove Park
    • Grove Park lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Hodges Manor and is located in Portsmouth City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove Park
  • Holly Cove (less than 2 miles to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Cove
    • Holly Cove lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Cove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Cove
  • Jester Gardens (2 miles [3.2 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jester Gardens
    • Jester Gardens lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jester Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jester Gardens
  • Manor View (less than 2 miles to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manor View
    • Manor View lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Hodges Manor and is located in Portsmouth City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manor View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manor View
  • Mayflower Park (less than 2 miles to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayflower Park
    • Mayflower Park lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Hodges Manor and is located in Portsmouth City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayflower Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayflower Park
  • Oregon Gardens (less than 2 miles to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oregon Gardens
    • Oregon Gardens lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Hodges Manor and is located in Portsmouth City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oregon Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oregon Gardens
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    • River Park (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for River Park
      • River Park lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Hodges Manor and is located in Portsmouth City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for River Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on River Park
    • Riverbend (2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverbend
      • Riverbend lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverbend have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverbend
    • Sandy Pines (less than 2 miles to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Pines
      • Sandy Pines lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Pines
    • Silverwood (2 miles [3.2 km] to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silverwood
      • Silverwood lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silverwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silverwood
    • Stone Bridge (less than 2 miles to the northwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stone Bridge
      • Stone Bridge lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stone Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stone Bridge
    • Sunray (2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunray
      • Sunray lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Hodges Manor and is located in Chesapeake City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunray have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunray
    • Victory Park (2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Victory Park
      • Victory Park lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Hodges Manor and is located in Portsmouth City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victory Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Victory Park

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

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

  • View Our List ...
    • Richmond, which is the State Capital of Virginia, lies 76 miles [122.3 km]<1> to the northwest (NW). If you could drive a straight line from Hodges Manor to Richmond, with an average speed<3>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 5 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of three days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 148 miles [238.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW). Driving would take less than three hours, a buggy would take 6 days and walking would take 9 days.
    • The shortest distance<4> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,957 miles [9,586.9 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<5>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,651 miles [10,703.7 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<6>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,533 miles [7,295.2 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Hodges Manor) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hodges Manor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8165, Longitude: -76.3827       In this case, the coordinates for Hodges Manor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>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.
<3>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.
<4>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 Hodges Manor to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 307.63 degrees.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 302.825 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 305.235 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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