A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Ashcake ...
The location of Ashcake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Ashcake is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ashcake lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Ashcake is located in the (804) area code.
Communities near Ashcake ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ashcake.
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 Ashcake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ashcake.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ashcake. 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 Ashcake.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ashcake. See our Newspapers Page for Ashcake.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashcake ...
Looking for more information about Ashcake? 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 Ashcake, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ashcake.
Adding Ashcake to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ashcake 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 Ashcake was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Ashcake on a map titled Rand McNally Map (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ashcake on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ashcake. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Hanover County: www.co.hanover.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