Clifton Mills, West Virginia

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Clifton Mills
Unincorporated community
Clifton Mills is located in West Virginia
Clifton Mills
Clifton Mills
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°41′49″N 79°37′4″W / 39.69694°N 79.61778°W / 39.69694; -79.61778Coordinates: 39°41′49″N 79°37′4″W / 39.69694°N 79.61778°W / 39.69694; -79.61778
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Preston
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Clifton Mills is an unincorporated community in Preston County, West Virginia, United States. A post office was opened in Clifton Mills in 1881 and operated until being discontinued on November 22, 1963.

The community was named for cliffs near the original town site.[1]


  1. ^ Kenny, Hamill (1945). West Virginia Place Names: Their Origin and Meaning, Including the Nomenclature of the Streams and Mountains. Piedmont, WV: The Place Name Press. p. 176.