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Peters Creek, Virginia
Welcome to Peters Creek ...
A typical abbreviation for Peters Creek: Peters Crk. (or less commonly used: Peters Ck. or Peters Cr.)
See our Genealogy Helper Page for Peters Creek for more information about variations on the name of Peters Creek.
Peters Creek is 1,330 feet [405 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Peters Creek lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Peters Creek is within the (276) area code.
Communities Also Named Peters Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Peters Creek - they are located in Alaska, Illinois, Kentucky, North Carolina and Pennsylvania (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Peters Creek.
Communities near Peters Creek ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Peters Creek.
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 Peters Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Peters Creek.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Peters Creek. 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 Peters Creek.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Peters Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Peters Creek.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Peters Creek ...
Looking for more information about Peters Creek? 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 Peters Creek, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Peters Creek.
Adding Peters Creek to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Peters Creek in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Peters Creek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Peters Creek on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Peters Creek on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Patrick County: www.co.patrick.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022