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Welcome to Atkinson ...
So far, we have found very little information about Atkinson. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Atkinson to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Atkinson, please Contact Us.
Atkinson was located in the western region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP).
Atkinson would have been located within present day Iron County.
We aren't confident of the location of Atkinson, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
Time Zone: The area where Atkinson was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Atkinson, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
The location where Atkinson once stood is in the (906) area code.
Communities near Atkinson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Atkinson and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Atkinson.
Communities Also Named Atkinson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Atkinson - they are located in Alabama, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atkinson.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Atkinson:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Iron County: www.iron.org/
The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019