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Introduction ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Bishop.

Our newspaper information for Bishop is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

We don't know of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Bishop. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Bishop. Our list contains 13 papers that were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> of Bishop.

Newspapers Neighboring Bishop ...

The following newspapers were published within 15 miles [24.1 km] of Bishop.

The papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from Bishop.

Jump to:

  • Tazewell (VA) - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast
  • War - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest
  • Richlands (VA) - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest
  • Keystone - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast
  • Welch - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north

Published In Tazewell (VA) [Tazewell County (VA)]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast of Bishop)

  Daily Republican  

Published in 1897

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 40991182

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Daily Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066746

 
  Mountain Index  

Years of publication: 1886 to 1888

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32265278

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Mountain Index

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079090

 
  Tazewell Republican  
Thumbnail for the Jan. 7, 1897 edition of the Tazewell Republican
Jan. 7,
1897

Years of publication: 1892 to 1919

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:

OCLC 32574652

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card: Tazewell Republican

Holdings: LCCN SN95079154

ISSN Number: 2157-7994

Issues Available Online:

Number of scanned issues:   793

Scanned issues:

Jan. 7, 1897  to  Dec. 19, 1912

Catalog of available issues


Published In War [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest of Bishop)

 
  Big Creek Home News  

Years of publication: 1978 to 1981

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048156

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Big Creek Home News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092089


Published In Richlands (VA) [Tazewell County (VA)]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest of Bishop)

 
  Richlands News-Press  

Years of publication: 1966 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 45903815

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Richlands News-Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064818

 
  Richlands Press  

Years of publication: 1945 to 1966

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 45112993

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Richlands Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064466

 
  Tazewell County Free Press  

Years of publication: 1976 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 37046244

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Tazewell County Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN97066016

 
  The Clinch Valley News  

The first year of publication is unknown, with the last issue in current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11000710

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clinch Valley News

Holdings for: LCCN SN84006511

 
  The News Progress  

Years of publication: 1930 to 1966

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 44951754

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The News Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN00064457


Published In Keystone [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Bishop)

 
  The McDowell Times  

Years of publication: 1904 to 1941

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032822

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The McDowell Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092050


Published In Welch [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north of Bishop)

 
  McDowell Recorder  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1943

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032827

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the McDowell Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092048

 
  The McDowell Republican  

Years of publication: 1912 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032821

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The McDowell Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092049

 
  The Welch Daily News  

Years of publication: 1923 to 2002

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032831

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Welch Daily News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092051

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Bishop. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bishop) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bishop. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2084, Longitude: -81.5601     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bishop have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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