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Welcome to Advance Mills (aka 'Fray's Mills') ...

Advance Mills is located in Albemarle County.

A typical abbreviation for Advance Mills: Advance Mls. (or less commonly used: Advance Mlls.)

Advance Mills is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Advance Mills lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Advance Mills ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Advance Mills.

  • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City]
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    • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the south of Advance Mills
    • Estimated population for 2018: 48,117 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlottesville
  • Orange [Orange County]
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    • Orange [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Advance Mills
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,049 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orange
  • Elkton [Rockingham County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkton
    • Elkton [Rockingham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the northwest of Advance Mills
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,881 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkton
  • Gordonsville [Louisa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordonsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordonsville
    • Gordonsville [Louisa County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the east of Advance Mills
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,605 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gordonsville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stanardsville [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanardsville
      • Stanardsville [Greene County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Advance Mills
      • Estimated population for 2018: 386 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanardsville
    • Madison [Madison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Madison [Madison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Advance Mills
      • Estimated population for 2018: 243 people
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    • Hollymead [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollymead have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollymead
      • Hollymead [Albemarle County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Advance Mills
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    • Logan Village [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Logan Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan Village
      • Logan Village [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Advance Mills
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    • Monacan Town [Albemarle County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monacan Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monacan Town
      • Monacan Town [Albemarle County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Advance Mills
    • Commonwealth [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Commonwealth have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commonwealth
      • Commonwealth [Albemarle County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Advance Mills
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Advance Mills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Advance Mills.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Advance Mills. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Advance Mills.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Advance Mills. See our Newspapers Page for Advance Mills.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Advance Mills ...

Looking for more information about Advance Mills? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Advance Mills, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Advance Mills.

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About Albemarle County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Advance Mills. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Advance Mills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Advance Mills) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Advance Mills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1833, Longitude: -78.4393    
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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