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Welcome to Alsop ...
The location of Alsop has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Alsop, you might consider that their post office opened in 1826.
Alsop is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alsop lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Alsop: (540)
Communities near Alsop ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alsop.
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 Alsop. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alsop.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alsop. 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 Alsop.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alsop. See our Newspapers Page for Alsop.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alsop ...
Looking for more information about Alsop? 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 Alsop, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alsop.
Adding Alsop to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alsop in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Alsop was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<5>
For more details, see References and Mentions for Alsop.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alsop. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Spotsylvania County: www.spotsylvania.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 27 Sep 2023