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Welcome to Forks of Buffalo ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Forks of Buffalo, you might consider that their post office opened in 1860.
Forks of Buffalo is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Forks of Buffalo lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Forks of Buffalo: (434)
Communities near Forks of Buffalo ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Forks of Buffalo.
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 Forks of Buffalo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Forks of Buffalo.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Forks of Buffalo. 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 Forks of Buffalo.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Forks of Buffalo. See our Newspapers Page for Forks of Buffalo.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Forks of Buffalo ...
Looking for more information about Forks of Buffalo? 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 Forks of Buffalo, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Forks of Buffalo.
Adding Forks of Buffalo to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Forks of Buffalo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Forks of Buffalo was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<5>
We also found Forks of Buffalo in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Forks of Buffalo.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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