Thaxton, Virginia

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Thaxton, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Thaxton, Virginia is located in Virginia
Thaxton, Virginia
Thaxton, Virginia
Coordinates: 37°21′11″N 79°36′59″W / 37.35306°N 79.61639°W / 37.35306; -79.61639Coordinates: 37°21′11″N 79°36′59″W / 37.35306°N 79.61639°W / 37.35306; -79.61639
Country United States
State Virginia
County Bedford
Elevation 948 ft (289 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1493697[1]

Thaxton is an unincorporated community in Bedford County, Virginia, United States. There is a town of the same name in Mississippi (see Thaxton, Mississippi).

The transmitter for the Lynchburg-Roanoke market ABC television network affiliate WSET-TV is located approximately 2.8 miles SSE of the town center.

Thomas Methodist Episcopal Chapel was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[2]


Thaxton is located at 37.35326° / -79.61704°