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Adventure, Georgia

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Welcome to Adventure ...

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

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

Adventure would have been located within present day Richmond County.

The location of Adventure has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Adventure is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Adventure was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Adventure once stood is in the (706) and (762)<4> area codes.

Communities near Adventure ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Adventure and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017<6>
Augusta   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Blythe   [Map]   706   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grovetown   [Map]   14,109   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Harlem   [Map]   3,143   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hephzibah   [Map]   3,954   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Keysville   [Map]   308   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Adventure.

Communities Also Named Adventure ...

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

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adventure. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adventure. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adventure.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Adventure:

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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 Adventure, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adventure - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adventure) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adventure. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3935, Longitude: -82.0190     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Adventure have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Adventure.

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