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Arkwright, Rhode Island
Welcome to Arkwright ...
Arkwright is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Arkwright lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Arkwright is within the boundaries of the (401) area code.
Websites for Arkwright ...
Junior League: www.jlri.org/
Adding Arkwright to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Arkwright in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Arkwright elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Arkwright on a Rand McNally Map of Rhode Island (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arkwright on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Arkwright ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Arkwright - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, New York, Ontario and South Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arkwright.
Communities near Arkwright ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Arkwright.
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 Arkwright. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arkwright.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arkwright. 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 Arkwright.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arkwright. See our Newspapers Page for Arkwright.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkwright ...
Looking for more information about Arkwright? 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 Arkwright, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Arkwright.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arkwright. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Rhode Island: https://www.ri.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2021