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Welcome to Bowlers Wharf ...

Bowlers Wharf is located in Essex County<1>.

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

Bowlers Wharf is located in the (804) area code.

Communities near Bowlers Wharf ...

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

  • West Point [King William County]
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    • West Point [King William County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the south of Bowlers Wharf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,310 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Point have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Point<4>
  • Tappahannock [Essex County]
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    • Tappahannock [Essex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Bowlers Wharf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,400 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tappahannock have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tappahannock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tappahannock<4>
  • Warsaw [Richmond County]
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    • Warsaw [Richmond County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Bowlers Wharf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,490 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warsaw<4>
  • Urbanna [Middlesex County]
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    • Urbanna [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Bowlers Wharf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 457 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Urbanna have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Urbanna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Urbanna<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Montross [Westmoreland County]
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      • Montross [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the north of Bowlers Wharf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 392 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montross<4>
    • Dunnsville [Essex County]
    • Simons Corner [Richmond County]
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      • Simons Corner [Richmond County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Bowlers Wharf
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    • Simonson [Richmond County]
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      • Simonson [Richmond County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Bowlers Wharf
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simonson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Downings [Richmond County]
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      • Downings [Richmond County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Bowlers Wharf
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    • Crouch [King and Queen County]
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      • Crouch [King and Queen County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Bowlers Wharf
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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 Bowlers Wharf. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bowlers Wharf.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowlers Wharf ...

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

Adding Bowlers Wharf to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bowlers Wharf in the FIPS-55 file. For more information, see the Referenced FIPS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bowlers Wharf was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Bowlers Wharf on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bowlers Wharf on our Genealogy Page.

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Essex County

About Virginia

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Essex, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bowlers Wharf) 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 Bowlers Wharf. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bowlers WharfOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bowlers Wharf. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8242, Longitude: -76.7537    
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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