Burning Fork, Kentucky
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|Elevation||899 ft (274 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||507625|
Burning Fork is an unincorporated community located in Magoffin County, Kentucky, United States. The etymology of Burning Fork refers to a natural gas vein that was ignited and eventually extinguished by 1865.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Burning Fork, Kentucky
- Rennick, Robert M. (2013). Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 9780813144016.
- Collins, Lewis (1877). History of Kentucky. p. 536.
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