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Providence Forge, Virginia
Welcome to Providence Forge ...
The location of Providence Forge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Providence Forge is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Providence Forge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Providence Forge is located in the (804) area code.
Communities Also Named Providence Forge ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Providence Forge - it's located in Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Providence Forge.
Communities near Providence Forge ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Providence Forge.
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 Providence Forge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Providence Forge.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Providence Forge. 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 Providence Forge.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Providence Forge. See our Newspapers Page for Providence Forge.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Providence Forge ...
Looking for more information about Providence Forge? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Providence Forge, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Providence Forge.
Adding Providence Forge to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Providence Forge 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 Providence Forge was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Providence Forge on a map titled Rand McNally Map (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Providence Forge on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for New Kent County: www.co.new-kent.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 12 Sep 2022