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Welcome to Millstone ...

Millstone is located in Calhoun County<1>.

The location of Millstone has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Millstone is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Millstone: (304) and (681)<4>

Adding Millstone to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Millstone in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Millstone elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Millstone ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Millstone: This one is located in Calhoun County and the other is located in Mingo County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 9 communities that are also named Millstone - they are located in Connecticut, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Millstone.

Communities near Millstone ...

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

  • Spencer [Roane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spencer
    • Spencer [Roane County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Millstone
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,038 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spencer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer<6>
  • Glenville [Gilmer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenville
    • Glenville [Gilmer County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Millstone
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenville<6>
  • Gassaway [Braxton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gassaway
    • Gassaway [Braxton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Millstone
    • Estimated population in 2019: 846 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gassaway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gassaway<6>
  • Grantsville [Calhoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grantsville
    • Grantsville [Calhoun County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Millstone
    • Estimated population in 2019: 513 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grantsville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Reedy [Roane County]
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      • Reedy [Roane County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Millstone
      • Estimated population in 2019: 161 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedy
    • Shock [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shock
      • Shock [Gilmer County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Millstone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shock
    • Walnut [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut
      • Walnut [Calhoun County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Millstone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut
    • Stinson [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stinson
      • Stinson [Calhoun County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Millstone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stinson
    • Mudfork [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mudfork
      • Mudfork [Calhoun County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Millstone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mudfork
    • Roxalana [Roane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roxalana
      • Roxalana [Roane County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Millstone
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roxalana

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 Millstone. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Millstone.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Millstone ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Calhoun County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Calhoun, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Millstone - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>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- Millstone) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millstone. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8015, Longitude: -81.0962       In this case, the coordinates for Millstone have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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