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Welcome to Ashcroft ...

Ashcroft is located in Anne Arundel County<1>.

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, Massachusetts, 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.

  • Baltimore [Baltimore City]
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    • Baltimore [Baltimore City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Ashcroft
    • Estimated population for 2018: 602,495 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltimore
  • Bowie [Prince George's County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowie
    • Bowie [Prince George's County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Ashcroft
    • Estimated population for 2018: 58,682 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowie
  • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Annapolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Annapolis
    • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Ashcroft
    • Estimated population for 2018: 39,174 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Annapolis
  • Laurel [Prince George's County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
    • Laurel [Prince George's County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Ashcroft
    • Estimated population for 2018: 25,723 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rock Hall [Kent County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rock Hall
      • Rock Hall [Kent County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashcroft
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,269 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hall
    • Queenstown [Queen Anne's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Queenstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Queenstown
      • Queenstown [Queen Anne's County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Ashcroft
      • Estimated population for 2018: 684 people
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    • Upper Marlboro [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upper Marlboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upper Marlboro
      • Upper Marlboro [Prince George's County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashcroft
      • Estimated population for 2018: 673 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Upper Marlboro
    • Highland Beach [Anne Arundel County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland Beach
      • Highland Beach [Anne Arundel County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Ashcroft
      • Estimated population for 2018: 110 people
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    • Baytowne Village [Anne Arundel County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baytowne Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baytowne Village
      • Baytowne Village [Anne Arundel County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Ashcroft
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    • Herald Harbor [Anne Arundel County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herald Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herald Harbor
      • Herald Harbor [Anne Arundel County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashcroft
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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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Anne Arundel County

About Maryland

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 Anne Arundel County: www.co.anne-arundel.md.us/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maryland's counties, including Anne Arundel, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashcroft - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Ashcroft) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashcroft. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0243, Longitude: -76.5025       In this case, the coordinates for Ashcroft have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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