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Welcome to Rugby ...
The location of Rugby has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Rugby is 1,420 feet [433 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Rugby lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: While Rugby is in the Eastern Time Zone, the area just to the west is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The area code for Rugby: (423)
Communities Also Named Rugby ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Rugby: This one is located in Morgan County and the other is located in Shelby County.
Beyond Tennessee, there are 14 communities that are also named Rugby - they are located in Colorado, Illinois, Indiana (2), New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Texas and Virginia (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rugby.
Communities near Rugby ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rugby.
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 Rugby. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rugby.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rugby. 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 Rugby.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rugby. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Rugby.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rugby ...
Looking for more information about Rugby? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Rugby, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rugby.
Adding Rugby to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Rugby 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 Rugby was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rugby on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022