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Welcome to New Glasgow ...
We aren't confident of the location of New Glasgow, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of New Glasgow, you might consider that their post office opened in 1851.
New Glasgow is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: New Glasgow lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for New Glasgow: (434)
Communities Also Named New Glasgow ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 4 communities that are also named New Glasgow - they are located in Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Quebec.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for New Glasgow.
Communities near New Glasgow ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near New Glasgow.
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 New Glasgow. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Glasgow.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Glasgow. 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 New Glasgow.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Glasgow. See our Newspapers Page for New Glasgow.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Glasgow ...
Looking for more information about New Glasgow? 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 New Glasgow, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for New Glasgow.
Adding New Glasgow to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of New Glasgow in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for New Glasgow was in the book titled Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851).
We also found New Glasgow in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for New Glasgow.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for New Glasgow. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Amherst County: www.countyofamherst.com/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 22 Nov 2023