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Welcome to Artillery Ridge ...

Artillery Ridge is located in Spotsylvania County<1>.

The location of Artillery Ridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Artillery Ridge: Artillery Rdg. (or less commonly used: Artillery Rdge. or Artillery Ridg.)

Artillery Ridge is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Artillery Ridge: (540)

Communities near Artillery Ridge ...

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

  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fredericksburg
    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Artillery Ridge
    • Estimated population for 2018: 29,144 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg
  • Bowling Green [Caroline County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowling Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowling Green
    • Bowling Green [Caroline County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Artillery Ridge
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,178 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowling Green
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowling Green
  • Port Royal [Caroline County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Royal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Royal
    • Port Royal [Caroline County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Artillery Ridge
    • Estimated population for 2018: 205 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Royal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal
  • Chatham Village [Stafford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chatham Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chatham Village
    • Chatham Village [Stafford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Artillery Ridge
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chatham Village
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Little Falls Village [Stafford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Falls Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Falls Village
      • Little Falls Village [Stafford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Artillery Ridge
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Falls Village
    • Falmouth [Stafford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falmouth
      • Falmouth [Stafford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Artillery Ridge
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falmouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falmouth
    • Grafton Village [Stafford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grafton Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton Village
      • Grafton Village [Stafford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Artillery Ridge
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grafton Village
    • Falmouth Village [Stafford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falmouth Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falmouth Village
      • Falmouth Village [Stafford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Artillery Ridge
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falmouth Village
    • Northridge [Stafford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northridge
      • Northridge [Stafford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Artillery Ridge
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northridge
    • Spotsylvania [Spotsylvania 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 Artillery Ridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Artillery Ridge.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Artillery Ridge ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Virginia

About Spotsylvania County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Artillery Ridge. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Spotsylvania, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Artillery Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Artillery Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Artillery Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2518, Longitude: -77.4783       In this case, the coordinates for Artillery Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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