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West Townshend, Vermont

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The location of West Townshend

Welcome to West Townshend ...

West Townshend is located in Windham County.

The location of West Townshend has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for West Townshend: W. Townshend

West Townshend is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: West Townshend lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

West Townshend is located in the (802) area code.

Communities near West Townshend ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Charlestown (NH)   [Map]   5,004   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chesterfield (NH)   [Map]   3,566   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Walpole (NH)   [Map]   4,003   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bellows Falls   [Map]   3,011   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brattleboro   [Map]   11,487   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Chester   [Map]   3,023   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for West Townshend.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Townshend. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Townshend. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Townshend.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for West Townshend:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Townshend ...

Looking for more information about West Townshend? 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 West Townshend, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for West Townshend.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Townshend. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Townshend - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Townshend) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Townshend. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Townshend

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Townshend. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0842, Longitude: -72.7118     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Townshend have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for West Townshend.

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