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Welcome to Ashcroft ...

Ashcroft is located in Albemarle County.

The location of Ashcroft has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Ashcroft is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Ashcroft ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Ashcroft - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and South Dakota.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashcroft.

Communities near Ashcroft ...

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

  • Gordonsville [Louisa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordonsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordonsville
    • Gordonsville [Louisa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Ashcroft
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordonsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gordonsville
  • Scottsville [Albemarle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Albemarle County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the south of Ashcroft
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville
  • Stanardsville [Greene County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanardsville
    • Stanardsville [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Ashcroft
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanardsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanardsville
  • Barracks [Albemarle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barracks have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barracks
    • Barracks [Albemarle County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest of Ashcroft
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barracks
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Commonwealth [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Commonwealth have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commonwealth
      • Commonwealth [Albemarle County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest of Ashcroft
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commonwealth
    • Huntington Village [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington Village
      • Huntington Village [Albemarle County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west of Ashcroft
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington Village
    • University Heights [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for University Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University Heights
      • University Heights [Albemarle County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west of Ashcroft
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Heights
    • Ednam Village [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ednam Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ednam Village
      • Ednam Village [Albemarle County] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west of Ashcroft
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ednam Village
    • Hollymead [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollymead have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollymead
      • Hollymead [Albemarle County] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north of Ashcroft
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollymead
    • Jefferson Village [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson Village
      • Jefferson Village [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north of Ashcroft
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashcroft ...

Looking for more information about Ashcroft? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Albemarle County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashcroft - 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- Ashcroft) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashcroft. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0313, Longitude: -78.4358       In this case, the coordinates for Ashcroft have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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