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Glimpses Corner, Virginia

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Welcome to Glimpses Corner ...

Glimpses Corner is located in Hanover County.

A typical abbreviation for Glimpses Corner: Glimpses Cor. (or less commonly used: Glimpses Crn.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Glimpses Corner for more information about variations on the name of Glimpses Corner.

Glimpses Corner is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Glimpses Corner is within the (804) area code.

Communities near Glimpses Corner ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Glimpses Corner and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Ashland   [Map]   7,649   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Chamberlayne   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
East Highland Park   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Heckler Village   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Highland Springs   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mechanicsville   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Glimpses Corner. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glimpses Corner. 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 Glimpses Corner.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Glimpses Corner:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glimpses Corner ...

Looking for more information about Glimpses Corner? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Glimpses Corner? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Glimpses Corner, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Glimpses Corner.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Glimpses Corner. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glimpses Corner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Glimpses Corner. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glimpses Corner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glimpses Corner. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6301, Longitude: -77.1550     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glimpses Corner have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Glimpses Corner.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Glimpses Corner.