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Welcome to Ashton ...
So far, we have found very little information about Ashton. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Ashton to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Ashton, please Contact Us.
Ashton would have been located within present day Nye County.
The location of Ashton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Ashton was founded in 1906.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Ashton is 2,660 feet [811 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Ashton is ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Ashton was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities near Ashton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ashton and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ashton.
Communities Also Named Ashton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Ashton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashton.
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 Ashton:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Nye County: www.co.nye.nv.us/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Mar 2019