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Welcome to Shawsville ...
The location of Shawsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Shawsville, you might consider that their post office opened in 1850.
Shawsville is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Shawsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Shawsville: (540)
Websites for Shawsville ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.montgomerycc.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Shawsville, the following might be of interest:
Communities Also Named Shawsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Shawsville - they are located in Maryland and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Shawsville.
Communities near Shawsville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Shawsville.
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 Shawsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Shawsville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Shawsville. 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 Shawsville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Shawsville. See our Newspapers Page for Shawsville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shawsville ...
Looking for more information about Shawsville? 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 Shawsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Shawsville.
Adding Shawsville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Shawsville 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 Shawsville was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<5>
We also found Shawsville in the book titled Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Shawsville.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shawsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Montgomery County: www.montva.com/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 Feb 2024