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Welcome to Walkers Ford ...
We aren't confident of the location of Walkers Ford, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Walkers Ford, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
A typical abbreviation for Walkers Ford: Walkers Frd.
See our Genealogy Helper Page for Walkers Ford for more information about variations on the name of Walkers Ford.
Walkers Ford is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Walkers Ford lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Walkers Ford: (434)
Communities near Walkers Ford ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Walkers Ford.
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 Walkers Ford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Walkers Ford.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Walkers Ford. 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 Walkers Ford.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Walkers Ford. See our Newspapers Page for Walkers Ford.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walkers Ford ...
Looking for more information about Walkers Ford? 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 Walkers Ford, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Walkers Ford.
Adding Walkers Ford to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Walkers Ford 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 Walkers Ford was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Walkers Ford.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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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 Feb 2024