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Welcome to Adial ...

Adial is located in Nelson County<1>.

Adial is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Adial lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Adial: (434)

Communities near Adial ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adial.

  • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City]
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    • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Adial
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,741 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<4>
  • Scottsville [Albemarle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Albemarle County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Adial
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<4>
  • Faber [Nelson County]
  • Rockfish [Nelson County]
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    • Rockfish [Nelson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Adial
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Durrett Town [Nelson County]
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      • Durrett Town [Nelson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Adial
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durrett Town have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durrett Town
    • Onan [Nelson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onan
      • Onan [Nelson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Adial
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onan
    • Jonesboro [Nelson County]
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      • Jonesboro [Nelson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Adial
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    • Shipman [Nelson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shipman
      • Shipman [Nelson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Adial
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shipman
    • Sherando [Augusta County]
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      • Sherando [Augusta County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Adial
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherando
    • Afton [Nelson County]

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 Adial. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adial.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adial. 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 Adial.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adial. See our Newspapers Page for Adial.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adial ...

Looking for more information about Adial? 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 Adial, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adial.

Adding Adial to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Adial 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 Adial was on a map titled Map of Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Adial on our Genealogy Page.

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About Nelson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adial. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Nelson County: www.nelsoncounty.com/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Nelson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adial - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adial) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Adial. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AdialOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adial. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8652, Longitude: -78.8303    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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