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Welcome to Ashcroft ...
The location of Ashcroft has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Ashcroft is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ashcroft lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities Also Named Ashcroft ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Ashcroft - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Kansas, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Dakota and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashcroft.
Communities near Ashcroft ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ashcroft.
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 Ashcroft. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ashcroft.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ashcroft. 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 Ashcroft.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ashcroft. See our Newspapers Page for Ashcroft.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashcroft ...
Looking for more information about Ashcroft? 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 Ashcroft, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ashcroft.
Adding Ashcroft to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ashcroft in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ashcroft was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Ashcroft on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ashcroft on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ashcroft. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Norfolk County: www.norfolkcounty.org/
The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022