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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Alonzo, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Alonzo and the surrounding area.

  • Bird Watching ...
    • We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website for local sighting reports and to help identify hotspots.
    • The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Logan County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
    • eBird sighting report for Logan County

Communities Also Named Alonzo ...

We have found five communities that share the name Alonzo.

Within West Virginia, the name Alonzo is unique.

Beyond West Virginia, we know of another five communities that are located throughout in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Georgia
      • Telfair County
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Georgia community of Alonzo [Telfair County].
    • Illinois
      • Iroquois County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Illinois community of Alonzo [Iroquois County].
    • Kentucky
      • Allen County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Kentucky community of Alonzo [Allen County].
    • Louisiana
      • Winn Parish
      • Please visit our profile page for the Louisiana community of Alonzo [Winn Parish].
    • Mississippi
      • Rankin County
      • Please visit our profile page for the Mississippi community of Alonzo [Rankin County].

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Logan County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Alonzo could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.




 

 

 

 

 


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