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Alum Springs, Virginia
Welcome to Alum Springs ...
Although we found mention of Alum Springs during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Alum Springs was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Alum Springs was located in Rockbridge County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Alum Springs to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Alum Springs - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Alum Springs, please Contact Us.
A typical abbreviation for Alum Springs: Alum Spgs. (or less commonly used: Alum Spngs. or Alum Sprngs.)
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Alum Springs might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Alum Springs would be found within the (540) area code.
Communities Also Named Alum Springs ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Alum Springs: This one is located in Rockbridge County and the other is located in Pulaski County.
Beyond Virginia, there are 3 communities that are also named Alum Springs - they are located in Kentucky and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alum Springs.
Adding Alum Springs to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alum Springs was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Alum Springs on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alum Springs on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Rockbridge County: www.co.rockbridge.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022