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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Thorpe 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 Thorpe. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Thorpe. Our list contains 5 papers that were published within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of Thorpe.

Newspapers Neighboring Thorpe ...

The following newspapers were published within 10 miles [16.1 km] of Thorpe.

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

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  • Keystone - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast
  • Welch - 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest
  • War - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest

Published In Keystone [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast of Thorpe)

  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 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest of Thorpe)

 
  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


Published In War [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest of Thorpe)

 
  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

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thorpe. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3666, Longitude: -81.5108     [Map].

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