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Welcome to Ashley ...

Ashley is located in Dinwiddie County.

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

Ashley is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ashley is within the boundaries of the (804) area code.

Communities Also Named Ashley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Ashley - they are located in Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashley ...

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

  • Petersburg [Petersburg City]
  • Hopewell [Hopewell City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopewell have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopewell
    • Hopewell [Hopewell City] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast of Ashley
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopewell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hopewell
  • Colonial Heights [Colonial Heights City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonial Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonial Heights
    • Colonial Heights [Colonial Heights City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast of Ashley
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonial Heights
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colonial Heights
  • Stony Creek [Sussex County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stony Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stony Creek
    • Stony Creek [Sussex County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Ashley
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stony Creek
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Braebrook Village [Chesterfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Braebrook Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Braebrook Village
      • Braebrook Village [Chesterfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast of Ashley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Braebrook Village
    • Chester [Chesterfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
      • Chester [Chesterfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north of Ashley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester
    • Matoaca [Chesterfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matoaca have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matoaca
      • Matoaca [Chesterfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest of Ashley
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    • Chesterfield Court House [Chesterfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesterfield Court House have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesterfield Court House
      • Chesterfield Court House [Chesterfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north of Ashley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesterfield Court House
    • Beulah Village [Chesterfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beulah Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beulah Village
      • Beulah Village [Chesterfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the north of Ashley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulah Village
    • Bellwood [Chesterfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellwood
      • Bellwood [Chesterfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the north of Ashley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Dinwiddie County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dinwiddie County: www.dinwiddieva.us/

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 Ashley - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ashley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2160, Longitude: -77.4764       In this case, the coordinates for Ashley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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