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Welcome to Alton Bay ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Alton Bay, you might consider that their post office opened in 1852.
Alton Bay is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Alton Bay lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Alton Bay: (603)
The ZIP code for Alton Bay: 03810<3>
Communities near Alton Bay ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alton Bay.
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 Alton Bay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alton Bay.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alton Bay. 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 Alton Bay.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alton Bay. See our Newspapers Page for Alton Bay.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alton Bay ...
Looking for more information about Alton Bay? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alton Bay, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alton Bay.
Adding Alton Bay to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alton Bay in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Alton Bay was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Alton Bay in the book titled List of Post Offices in the United States (1870).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Alton Bay.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Belknap County: www.belknapcounty.org/
The official website for State of New Hampshire: https://www.nh.gov/
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