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Welcome to Burnt Chimney ...

Burnt Chimney is located in Franklin County<1>.

Burnt Chimney is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Burnt Chimney lies within the (540) area code.

Communities near Burnt Chimney ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Burnt Chimney.

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
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    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Burnt Chimney
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 99,058 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<4>
  • Salem [Salem City]
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    • Salem [Salem City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Burnt Chimney
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,340 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<4>
  • Radford [Bedford County]
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    • Radford [Bedford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Burnt Chimney
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Vinton [Roanoke County]
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    • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Burnt Chimney
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,128 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rocky Mount [Franklin County]
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      • Rocky Mount [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Burnt Chimney
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,712 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<4>
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
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      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Burnt Chimney
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 233 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<4>
    • Westlake Corner [Franklin County]
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      • Westlake Corner [Franklin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Burnt Chimney
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westlake Corner have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • North Shore [Franklin County]
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      • North Shore [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Burnt Chimney
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Shore have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Union Hall [Franklin County]
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      • Union Hall [Franklin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Burnt Chimney
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Hall<4>
    • Barfoot [Franklin County]
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      • Barfoot [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Burnt Chimney
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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 Burnt Chimney. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Burnt Chimney.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Burnt Chimney. 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 Burnt Chimney.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burnt Chimney ...

Looking for more information about Burnt Chimney? 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 Burnt Chimney, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Burnt Chimney.

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

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincountyva.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Franklin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Burnt Chimney - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Burnt Chimney) 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 Burnt Chimney. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Burnt ChimneyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burnt Chimney. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1046, Longitude: -79.8161    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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