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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Rock Forge 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 Rock Forge. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Rock Forge. Our list contains 46 papers that were published within 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> of Rock Forge.

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 Rock Forge.  

Newspapers Neighboring Rock Forge ...

The following newspapers were published within 11 miles [17.7 km] of Rock Forge.

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

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Published In Morgantown [Monongalia County]    [Map]  

(About 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest of Rock Forge)

We know of 42 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Morgantown. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Morgantown.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 11 miles [17.7 km] of Rock Forge. This extended list includes all the papers from Morgantown. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Rock Forge.  

Published In Westover [Monongalia County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest of Rock Forge)

  Westover Observer  

Years of publication: 1952 to 1962

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13109344

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Westover Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092193


Published In Point Marion (PA) [Fayette County (PA)]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north of Rock Forge)

 
  Point Marion News  

Years of publication: 1928 to 198?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15810279

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Point Marion News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87080310


Published In Gladesville [Preston County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south of Rock Forge)

 
  The Gladesville Gleaner  

Published in 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181817

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gladesville Gleaner

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092242


Published In Mount Morris (PA) [Greene County (PA)]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Rock Forge)

 
  Mount Morris Record  

Years of publication: 1904 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17189050

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Mount Morris Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN87078533

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Rock Forge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Monongalia County: www.co.monongalia.wv.us/

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


Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Forge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6051, Longitude: -79.9173     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rock Forge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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