Topping, Virginia

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Topping, Virginia
Unincorporated community
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Topping, Virginia
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Topping, Virginia
Coordinates: 37°35′17″N76°28′28″W / 37.58806°N 76.47444°W / 37.58806; -76.47444 Coordinates: 37°35′17″N76°28′28″W / 37.58806°N 76.47444°W / 37.58806; -76.47444
CountryUnited States
State Virginia
County Middlesex
Elevation
46 ft (14 m)
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
23169
Area code(s) 804
GNIS feature ID1475786 [1]

Topping is an unincorporated community in Middlesex County, Virginia, United States. Topping is located on Virginia State Route 3 6.75 miles (10.86 km) east of Saluda. Topping has a post office with ZIP code 23169. [2] [3]

Topping is home to Hummel Field, an airfield created by Fred Hummel, a member of the Early Birds of Aviation, in 1925. Hummel then donated the site to Middlesex County in 1970.

Prospect was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004. [4]

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References

  1. "Topping". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey.
  2. United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code" . Retrieved 2012-02-15.
  3. "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service . Retrieved August 21, 2012.
  4. "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places . National Park Service. July 9, 2010.