Ashland

Ashland

Ashland was the name of nineteenth-century statesman Henry Clay's estate in Kentucky. Because of Clay's renown in the U.S. and in other parts of the world, the name thereafter was adopted upon the establishment of many places.

Ashland may refer to:

Places

Canada

* Ashland, New Brunswick
* Ashland Road, New Brunswick

United Kingdom

* Ashland, Milton Keynes

United States

*Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate, a historic site in Lexington, Kentucky, and the source of the name of several other Ashlands.
*Ashland, Alabama
*Ashland, California
*Ashland, Georgia
*Ashland, Illinois
*Ashland, Indiana
*Ashland, Kansas
*Ashland, Kentucky
*Ashland, Louisiana
*Ashland, Maine
*Ashland, Massachusetts
*Ashland, Mississippi
*Ashland, Missouri
*Ashland, Montana
*Ashland, Nebraska
*Ashland, New Hampshire
*Ashland, New Jersey
*Ashland, Chemung County, New York
*Ashland, Greene County, New York
*Ashland, Ohio
*Ashland, Oklahoma
*Ashland, Oregon
*Ashland, Pennsylvania
*Ashland, Virginia
*Ashland, Washington
*Ashland, West Virginia
*Ashland, Wisconsin, a city in Ashland County
*Ashland City, Tennessee
*Ashland County, Ohio
*Ashland County, Wisconsin
*Ashland Heights, South Dakota
*Ashland Township, Morgan County, Indiana
*Ashland Township, Michigan
*Ashland Township, Minnesota
*Ashland Township, Pennsylvania
*Ashland (town), Wisconsin, 15 miles distant from the city of Ashland, Wisconsin

Other uses

*Ashland, Inc., formerly known as Ashland Oil (named for Ashland, Kentucky)
**Marathon Ashland Petroleum, LLC, former name of Marathon Petroleum Company
*Ashland University in Ashland, Ohio
* Clay-Ashland in Liberia, named in honor of Henry Clay and his estate.
*Waking Ashland, a piano rock band whose name was inspired by Ashland, Oregon
*Ashland (CTA Green Line), a station on Chicago Transit Authority's elevated train line.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ashland — Ashland, NE U.S. city in Nebraska Population (2000): 2262 Housing Units (2000): 930 Land area (2000): 1.061896 sq. miles (2.750298 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.061896 sq. miles (2.750298 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ashland — ist der Name mehrerer Städte in Kanada: Ashland (New Brunswick), Kanada in den USA: Ashland (Alabama) Ashland (Georgia) Ashland (Illinois) Ashland (Indiana) Ashland (Kalifornien) Ashland (Kansas) Ashland (Kentucky) Ashland (Louisiana) Ashland… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ashland — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Ashland es una ciudad del estado de Kentucky en Estados Unidos. Cuenta con una poblacion aproximada de 21981 de habitantes segun el censo del año 2000. Contenido 1 Geografía 2 Demografia 3 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ashland, AL — U.S. city in Alabama Population (2000): 1965 Housing Units (2000): 975 Land area (2000): 7.238025 sq. miles (18.746397 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.028083 sq. miles (0.072735 sq. km) Total area (2000): 7.266108 sq. miles (18.819132 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ashland, CA — U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 20793 Housing Units (2000): 7372 Land area (2000): 1.842550 sq. miles (4.772182 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.842550 sq. miles (4 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ashland, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 1361 Housing Units (2000): 581 Land area (2000): 0.742764 sq. miles (1.923749 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.742764 sq. miles (1.923749 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ashland, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 975 Housing Units (2000): 472 Land area (2000): 1.683224 sq. miles (4.359531 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.683224 sq. miles (4.359531 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ashland, KY — U.S. city in Kentucky Population (2000): 21981 Housing Units (2000): 10763 Land area (2000): 11.076714 sq. miles (28.688556 sq. km) Water area (2000): 1.118481 sq. miles (2.896853 sq. km) Total area (2000): 12.195195 sq. miles (31.585409 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ashland, LA — U.S. village in Louisiana Population (2000): 291 Housing Units (2000): 149 Land area (2000): 27.096526 sq. miles (70.179678 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.015097 sq. miles (0.039100 sq. km) Total area (2000): 27.111623 sq. miles (70.218778 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ashland, MO — U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 1869 Housing Units (2000): 820 Land area (2000): 0.887176 sq. miles (2.297774 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.887176 sq. miles (2.297774 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”