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Galts Mill, Virginia

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Welcome to Galts Mill ...

Galts Mill is located in Amherst County.

A typical abbreviation for Galts Mill: Galts Ml. (or less commonly used: Galts Mll.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Galts Mill for more information about variations on the name of Galts Mill.

Galts Mill is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Galts Mill lies within the (434) area code.

Communities near Galts Mill ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Amherst   [Map]   2,205   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Appomattox   [Map]   1,769   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Beckham   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Concord   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lavino Village   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lynchburg   [Map]   80,212   W   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

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 Galts Mill. 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 Galts Mill. 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 Galts Mill.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Galts Mill:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Galts Mill ...

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

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

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Galts Mill. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Galts Mill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Galts Mill. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Galts Mill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Galts Mill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4479, Longitude: -79.0125     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Galts Mill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Galts Mill.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Galts Mill.