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Teaberry, West Virginia

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Introduction ...

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

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

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

  • Lewisburg [Map], which is the Seat of Greenbrier County, lies just to the North.
  • Charleston [Map], which is the State Capital of West Virginia, lies 76 miles [122.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW). If you could drive a straight line from Teaberry to Charleston, with an average speed<2>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 [Map]) is 200 miles [321.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE). Driving would take a little over three hours, a buggy would take 8 days and walking would take 12 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,090 miles [9,800.9 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 6,798 miles [10,940.3 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 4,675 miles [7,523.7 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Teaberry ...

While the name Teaberry is unique within West Virginia, we know of one more community in the United States.

Communities Outside of West Virginia


Floyd County

Our profile page for Teaberry, Floyd County   [Map]
Distance: About 122 miles [196.3 km] to the West

Curious and Interesting Names Near Teaberry ...

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.

Crowfields   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North of Teaberry   [Map]
Dickson   -   5 miles [8 km] to the East   [Map]
Hokes Mill   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Hopper   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Lewisburg   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North   [Map]
Organ Cave   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Rockland   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Rolling Hills   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the North   [Map]
Snowflake   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Walnut Hills   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the North   [Map]

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Teaberry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7707, Longitude: -80.4404     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Teaberry 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 Teaberry 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 309.956 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 305.623 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 306.545 degrees.

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