Places to Go, Things to Do, More to Learn: Web Links

Hampshire County History:

The Fort Edwards Foundation - French & Indian War Fort site on the Cacapon

Project to establish the George Washington Frontier Heritage Area - an archived project

Hampshire250 - archive of our county's 250th anniversary celebration

Blog on Hampshire County Gunmakers


Official County Offices:

Official Hampshire County Web Portal

Hampshire County Assessor's Office County tax maps & other information

Hampshire County Development Office

Hampshire County Planning Commission 

Hampshire County Sheriff's Office

Hampshire County Office of Emergency Management

Hampshire County Courts

Hampshire County School System


Other County related links:

Hampshire County Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Loy Foundation - Bottling Works

The Hampshire Review Home Page - Our weekly newspaper & access to the Country Store

The Chamber of Commerce - Hampshire County businesses

Hampshire County Arts Council - includes cultural events calendar

The Hampshire County Library in Romney

The Capon Bridge Library

Capon Bridge Founders Day coming for 2018!

Cacapon Institute working to preserve our watersheds

Potomac Eagle scenic train scenic train through the Trough

Romney Farmers' Market

U.S. Census Bureau Quick Facts for Hampshire County

Population, Employment, Salary, etc. Statistics for Hampshire County


Current Obituaries:

     Hampshire Review Obituaries

     Shaffer Funeral Home, Romney

     McKee Funeral Homes: Augusta, Baker, Romney

     Giffin Funeral Home, Capon Bridge


West Virginia Archives & History

        WV Archives History Page

        National Register of Historic Places applications

Surrounding counties

     Mineral County Historical Society      Hardy County Museum FaceBook page

Virginia history:

Early Frederick Co. Road Orders

Early Orange Co. Road Orders

Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

Virginia history: (Non-Hampshire County related)

Claude A. Swanson, Congressman, Governor, Senator and Secretary of the Navy

Bishop R. C. Moore, 2nd Protestant Episcopal Bishop of Virginia


For our four footed friends and us:

dog training  Dog training


Hampshire County Animal Control - our county shelter; find a new friend!