RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Atkinsons Ferry, Virginia

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other VA
Communities





The location of Atkinsons Ferry













Welcome to Atkinsons Ferry ...

Atkinsons Ferry is located in Goochland County.

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

Atkinsons Ferry is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Atkinsons Ferry: (804)

Communities near Atkinsons Ferry ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   DirDistance
Bon Air   [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Columbia   [Map]     W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cuckoo   [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kents Store   [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lakeside Village   [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Montpelier   [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Atkinsons Ferry.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Atkinsons Ferry. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atkinsons Ferry. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atkinsons Ferry.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Atkinsons Ferry:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atkinsons Ferry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Goochland County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Goochland County: www.co.goochland.va.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.

- Return to Citation

<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atkinsons Ferry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<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- Atkinsons Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atkinsons Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6649, Longitude: -77.8883     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Atkinsons Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation























 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 19 Mar 2019