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Rockland, West Virginia
Welcome to Rockland ...
The location of Rockland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Rockland is 1,660 feet [506 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Rockland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Rockland: (304) and (681)<4>
Communities Also Named Rockland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Rockland: This one is located in Greenbrier County and the other is located in Hardy County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 34 communities that are also named Rockland - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New York (2), Nova Scotia (2), Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rockland.
Communities near Rockland ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rockland.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rockland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rockland.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rockland. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Rockland.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rockland. See our Newspapers Page for Rockland.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rockland ...
Looking for more information about Rockland? 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Rockland, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Rockland.
Adding Rockland to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Rockland in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Rockland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Rockland on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rockland on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rockland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022