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Welcome to Pounding Mill ...

Pounding Mill is located in Tazewell County<1>.

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

Pounding Mill is 2,230 feet [680 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Pounding Mill is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Pounding Mill is within the (276) area code.

The ZIP code for Pounding Mill: 24637<3>

Adding Pounding Mill to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Pounding Mill 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 Pounding Mill was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pounding Mill on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Pounding Mill ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pounding Mill.

  • Marion [Smyth County]
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    • Marion [Smyth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Pounding Mill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,559 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<6>
  • Richlands [Tazewell County]
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    • Richlands [Tazewell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Pounding Mill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,234 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richlands<6>
  • Tazewell [Tazewell County]
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    • Tazewell [Tazewell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Pounding Mill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,141 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tazewell 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 Tazewell<6>
  • Saltville [Smyth County]
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    • Saltville [Smyth County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Pounding Mill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,901 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saltville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chilhowie [Smyth County]
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      • Chilhowie [Smyth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Pounding Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilhowie 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 Chilhowie<6>
    • Honaker [Russell County]
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      • Honaker [Russell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Pounding Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,318 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honaker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honaker<6>
    • Cedar Bluff [Tazewell County]
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      • Cedar Bluff [Tazewell County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Pounding Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,002 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Bluff 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 Cedar Bluff<6>
    • War [McDowell County]
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      • War [McDowell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Pounding Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for War have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on War
    • Bradshaw [McDowell County]
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      • Bradshaw [McDowell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Pounding Mill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 271 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradshaw 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 Bradshaw<6>
    • Maxwell [Tazewell County]
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      • Maxwell [Tazewell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Pounding Mill
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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 Pounding Mill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pounding Mill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pounding Mill ...

Looking for more information about Pounding Mill? 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 Pounding Mill, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pounding Mill.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Tazewell County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Tazewell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pounding Mill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Pounding Mill). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pounding Mill or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pounding Mill) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Pounding Mill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pounding MillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pounding Mill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0767, Longitude: -81.7093    
<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.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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