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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Rowlesburg 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 Rowlesburg. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Rowlesburg. Our list contains 22 papers that were published within 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> of Rowlesburg.

Newspapers Neighboring Rowlesburg ...

The following newspapers were published within 16 miles [25.7 km] of Rowlesburg.

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

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  • Kingwood - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north
  • Newburg - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west
  • Terra Alta - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast
  • Saint George - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south
  • Gladesville - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest
  • Oakland (MD) - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the east
  • Thomas - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast

Published In Kingwood [Preston County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north of Rowlesburg)

  Preston County Herald  

Years of publication: 1870 to 1877

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10694390

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Preston County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN84026841

 
  Preston County Journal  

Years of publication: 1866 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10694380

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Preston County Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN84026842

 
  The New Era  

Years of publication: 1888 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181832

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The New Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092244

 
  The Preston Leader  

Years of publication: 1903 to 1913

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181886

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Preston Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092246


Published In Newburg [Preston County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west of Rowlesburg)

 
  Newburg Herald  

Years of publication: 1881 to 1882

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181895

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Newburg Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092248


Published In Terra Alta [Preston County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast of Rowlesburg)

 
  Preston Republican  

Years of publication: 1899 to 1948

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181909

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Preston Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092250

 
  Terra Alta Oracle  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1901

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181903

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Catalog Card for the Terra Alta Oracle

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092252

 
  The Preston County News  

Years of publication: 1956 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181898

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Preston County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092249

 
  The Preston News  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181901

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Preston News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092251

 
  The Terra Alta Times  

Years of publication: 1887 to 1890

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181912

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Terra Alta Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092253


Published In Saint George [Tucker County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Rowlesburg)

 
  Tucker County Democrat  

Years of publication: 189? to 1894

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13261312

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Tucker County Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092317

 
  Tucker County Pioneer  

Years of publication: 1878 to 1895

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13261281

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Tucker County Pioneer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092311

 
  Tucker Democrat  

Years of publication: 1880 to 1891

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13261298

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Tucker Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092316


Published In Gladesville [Preston County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest of Rowlesburg)

 
  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 Oakland (MD) [Garrett County (MD)]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the east of Rowlesburg)

 
  Garrett County Gazette  

Years of publication: 1872 to 187?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11718950

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Garrett County Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN85025396

 
  Garrett County Herald  

Years of publication: 1873 to 1880

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11729945

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Garrett County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85025406

 
  Mountain Democrat News  

Years of publication: 1949 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20940102

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Mountain Democrat News

Holdings for: LCCN SN90057020

 
  Mountain Democrat  

Years of publication: 188? to 1949

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20458410

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Mountain Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN89060174

 
  The Democrat  

Years of publication: 1878 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20458406

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN89060175

 
  The Garrett Journal  

Years of publication: 18?? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20459188

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Garrett Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN89060176

 
  The Republican  

Years of publication: 1877 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 6286315

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN88065202


Published In Thomas [Tucker County]    [Map]  

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

 
  La Sentinella Del West Virginia  
Thumbnail for the Feb. 18, 1911 edition of the La Sentinella Del West Virginia
Feb. 18,
1911

Years of publication: 1905 to 1913

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:

OCLC 13261125

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card: La Sentinella Del West Virginia

Holdings: LCCN SN86092310

Issues Available Online:

Number of scanned issues:   53

Scanned issues:

Feb. 18, 1911  to  May 11, 1912

Catalog of available issues

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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 starts in Rowlesburg. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rowlesburg) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rowlesburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rowlesburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rowlesburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3482, Longitude: -79.6762     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rowlesburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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