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Ashley Junction, South Carolina
(Berkeley County)

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Welcome to Ashley Junction ...

Although we found mention of Ashley Junction during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Ashley Junction was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

While we are confident that Ashley Junction was located in Berkeley County, we don't know its actual location within the county.

We've added Ashley Junction to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Ashley Junction - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Ashley Junction, please Contact Us.


A typical abbreviation for Ashley Junction: Ashley Jct. (or less commonly used: Ashley Jctn.)

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Ashley Junction might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

We believe that Ashley Junction would be found within the (843) area code.

Communities Also Named Ashley Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Carolina communities named Ashley Junction: This one is located in Berkeley County and the other is located in Charleston County.

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

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The official website for Berkeley County: www.co.berkeley.sc.us/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Ashley Junction and then turned west". While Ashley Junction could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Ashley Junction as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Miller Creek to see Pete ... Miller Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Ashley Junction could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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