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Burnt Factory, South Carolina
(Marlboro County)

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Welcome to Burnt Factory ...

So far, we have found very little information about Burnt Factory. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Burnt Factory to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Burnt Factory, please Contact Us.




Burnt Factory would have been located within present day Marlboro County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Burnt Factory is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Burnt Factory was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Burnt Factory would have been located in the (843) area code.

Communities near Burnt Factory ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Burnt Factory and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Dobbins Heights (NC)   [Map]   833   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hamlet (NC)   [Map]   6,314   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Laurinburg (NC)   [Map]   15,156   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Maxton (NC)   [Map]   2,383   E   18 miles [29 km]
Rockingham (NC)   [Map]   8,846   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bennettsville   [Map]   8,038   S   3 miles [4.8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Burnt Factory.

Communities Also Named Burnt Factory ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Carolina communities named Burnt Factory: This one is located in Marlboro County and the other is located in Spartanburg County.

Beyond South Carolina, there are 3 communities that are also named Burnt Factory - they are located in Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Burnt Factory.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Burnt Factory. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Burnt Factory. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Burnt Factory.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Burnt Factory:

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The official website for Marlboro County: www.marlborocounty.sc.gov/

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Burnt Factory, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Burnt Factory - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Burnt Factory. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Burnt Factory) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burnt Factory. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6715, Longitude: -79.6623     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Burnt Factory have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Burnt Factory.

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