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Welcome to Abbottsville ...

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

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

Abbottsville would have been located within present day Clark County<2>.

We aren't confident of the location of Abbottsville, so consider the above location as an estimate.<3>

The origin (or the toponymy) of Abbottsville: Derisively named after F.J. Abbott; the managing director of the Searchlight Terminal Townsite Company.

Time Zone: The area where Abbottsville was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Abbottsville ...

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

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

Communities near Abbottsville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abbottsville.

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 Abbottsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abbottsville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abbottsville. 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 Abbottsville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abbottsville. See our Newspapers Page for Abbottsville.

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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 Abbottsville, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Nevada's counties, including Clark, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Abbottsville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Abbottsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AbbottsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abbottsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4667, Longitude: -114.9386    
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