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Welcome to Moses Crossing ...

Moses Crossing is located in Nelson County<1>.

The location of Moses Crossing has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Moses Crossing: Moses Xing.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Moses Crossing for more information about variations on the name of Moses Crossing.

Moses Crossing is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Moses Crossing: (434)

Communities near Moses Crossing ...

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

  • Scottsville (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
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    • Scottsville lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Moses Crossing and is located in Albemarle County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<5>
  • Adial (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adial
    • Adial lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Moses Crossing and is located in Nelson County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adial
  • Covesville (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
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    • Covesville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Moses Crossing and is located in Albemarle County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covesville
  • Old Myndus (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Myndus
    • Old Myndus lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Moses Crossing and is located in Nelson County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Myndus
  • Shipman (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shipman
    • Shipman lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Moses Crossing and is located in Nelson County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shipman
  • Porters (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Porters
    • Porters lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Moses Crossing and is located in Albemarle County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Porters
  • Alberene (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alberene
    • Alberene lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Moses Crossing and is located in Albemarle County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alberene
  • Lodebar (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lodebar
    • Lodebar lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Moses Crossing and is located in Nelson County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lodebar
  • Manteo (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manteo
    • Manteo lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Moses Crossing and is located in Buckingham County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manteo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manteo
  • Axtell (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Axtell
    • Axtell lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Moses Crossing and is located in Buckingham County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Axtell

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moses Crossing ...

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

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

The official website for Nelson County: www.nelsoncounty.com/

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 Nelson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Moses Crossing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Moses Crossing) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moses Crossing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7976, Longitude: -78.7489       In this case, the coordinates for Moses Crossing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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