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Welcome to Allyn Point ...

Allyn Point is located in New London County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Allyn Point: Allyn Pt.

Allyn Point is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Allyn Point lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Allyn Point: (860)

Adding Allyn Point to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Allyn Point elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Allyn Point on a Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).

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

Communities near Allyn Point ...

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

  • Norwich [New London County]
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    • Norwich [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Allyn Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,768 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwich<4>
  • Norwich [New London County]
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    • Norwich [New London County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Allyn Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,768 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwich have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich
  • Groton [New London County]
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    • Groton [New London County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Allyn Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
  • New London [New London County]
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    • New London [New London County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Allyn Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,858 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New London
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New London<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New London [New London County]
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      • New London [New London County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Allyn Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New London have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New London
    • Windham [Windham County]
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      • Windham [Windham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Allyn Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,561 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windham have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windham
    • Westerly [Washington County]
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      • Westerly [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Allyn Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,381 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerly have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westerly
    • Waterford [New London County]
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      • Waterford [New London County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Allyn Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterford
    • Stonington [New London County]
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      • Stonington [New London County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Allyn Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonington
    • Montville [New London County]
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      • Montville [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Allyn Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,508 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montville

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 Allyn Point. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allyn Point.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Allyn Point. 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 Allyn Point.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allyn Point ...

Looking for more information about Allyn Point? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Allyn Point, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Allyn Point.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Connecticut

About New London County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Connecticut's counties, including New London, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allyn Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Allyn Point) 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 Allyn Point. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Allyn Point

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allyn Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4419, Longitude: -72.0789    
<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 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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