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Laurel Fork, Virginia
Welcome to Laurel Fork ...
The location of Laurel Fork has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Laurel Fork: Laurel Frk.
Laurel Fork is 2,760 feet [841 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Laurel Fork is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Laurel Fork lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Laurel Fork: (276)
Communities Also Named Laurel Fork ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Laurel Fork - they are located in Tennessee and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Laurel Fork.
Communities near Laurel Fork ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Laurel Fork.
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 Laurel Fork. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Laurel Fork.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Laurel Fork. 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 Laurel Fork.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Laurel Fork. See our Newspapers Page for Laurel Fork.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Laurel Fork ...
Looking for more information about Laurel Fork? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Laurel Fork, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Laurel Fork.
Adding Laurel Fork to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Laurel Fork in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Laurel Fork was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Laurel Fork on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Carroll County: www.co.carroll.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022