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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Ridersville 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 Ridersville. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Ridersville. Our list contains 35 papers that were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Ridersville.

To keep this list from growing too long, not all of the papers have been listed. We have another list where all the papers have been listed in alphabetical order. The complete list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Ridersville.  

Newspapers Neighboring Ridersville ...

The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km] of Ridersville.

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

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Published In Berkeley Springs [Morgan County]    [Map]  

(About Less than 2 miles to the west of Ridersville)

  Berkeley Republican  

Years of publication: 1892 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12636974

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Berkeley Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059510

 
  The Berkeley Springs News  

Years of publication: 1885 to 1968

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12637097

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Berkeley Springs News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059503

 
  The Morgan Mercury  

Years of publication: 1869 to 1893

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10667047

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Morgan Mercury

Holdings for: LCCN SN84026782

 
  The Morgan Messenger  

Years of publication: 1893 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12637249

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Morgan Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059502

 
  The Post  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12646839

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Catalog Card for The Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059512


Published In Hancock (MD) [Washington County (MD)]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the north of Ridersville)

 
  The Hancock News  

Years of publication: 1914 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17613400

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Hancock News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88079201

 
  The Hancock Star  

Years of publication: 1889 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 22147018

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Hancock Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN90057208

 
  The Star  

Years of publication: 189? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20535543

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Catalog Card for The Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN89060224


Published In Martinsburg [Berkeley County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast of Ridersville)

We know of 32 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Martinsburg. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Martinsburg.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 18 miles [29 km] of Ridersville. This extended list includes all the papers from Martinsburg. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Ridersville.  

Published In Gerrardstown [Berkeley County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Ridersville)

 
  The Gerardstown Times  

Years of publication: 1871 to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12686240

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gerardstown Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059505

 
  The Gerardstown Times  

Years of publication: 1870 to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10678841

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gerardstown Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN84026797

 
  West Va. Good Templar  

Years of publication: 1880 to 1889

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12637230

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Va. Good Templar

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059504

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ridersville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6240, Longitude: -78.1906     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ridersville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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