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Welcome to Bensley ...

Bensley is located in Chesterfield County.

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

Bensley is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Bensley: (804)

Websites for Bensley ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.chesterfieldchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Bensley, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Bensley ...

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

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    • Richmond [Richmond City]

      • Richmond [Richmond City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Bensley
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond
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    • Petersburg [Petersburg City]

      • Petersburg [Petersburg City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Bensley
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    • Hopewell [Hopewell City]

      • Hopewell [Hopewell City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Bensley
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    • Colonial Heights [Colonial Heights City]

      • Colonial Heights [Colonial Heights City] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Bensley
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    • Chesterfield Court House [Chesterfield County]

      • Chesterfield Court House [Chesterfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Bensley
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesterfield Court House
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    • Montrose Heights [Richmond City]

      • Montrose Heights [Richmond City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Bensley
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montrose Heights
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    • Varina [Henrico County]

      • Varina [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Bensley
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    • Chester [Chesterfield County]

      • Chester [Chesterfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Bensley
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    • Chesterfield Village [Chesterfield County]

      • Chesterfield Village [Chesterfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Bensley
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    • Montrose [Henrico County]

      • Montrose [Henrico County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Bensley
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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 Bensley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bensley.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bensley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Chesterfield County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chesterfield County: www.co.chesterfield.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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bensley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bensley) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bensley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bensley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bensley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4468, Longitude: -77.4433       In this case, the coordinates for Bensley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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