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Welcome to Andrews ...
Although we found mention of Andrews during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Andrews was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
We've added Andrews to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Andrews, please Contact Us.
Andrews was established in 1880.
Andrews is 4,150 feet [1,265 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Andrews is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Andrews might be (or was) located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Andrews, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
We believe that Andrews would be found within the (541) and (458)<3> area codes.
Adding Andrews to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Andrews in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Andrews was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Andrews on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Andrews ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Andrews - they are located in Arkansas, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3) and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Andrews.
Communities near Andrews ...
We have created a list of 5 communities that are near Andrews.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Andrews. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Andrews.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Andrews. 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 Andrews.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andrews ...
Looking for more information about Andrews? 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 Andrews, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Andrews.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Harney County: www.co.harney.or.us/
The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021