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Altoona Mines, Virginia
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So far, we have found very little information about Altoona Mines. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
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Altoona Mines would have been located within present day Pulaski County.
The location of Altoona Mines has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Altoona Mines is 2,310 feet [704 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Altoona Mines is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Altoona Mines was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Altoona Mines would have been located in the (540) area code.
Communities near Altoona Mines ...
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Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Altoona Mines and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
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The official website for Pulaski County: www.pulaskicounty.org/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 19 Mar 2019