Clifton Mills, West Virginia

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Clifton Mills
Unincorporated community
Clifton Mills is located in West Virginia
Clifton Mills
Clifton Mills
Clifton Mills is located in the US
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]

References[edit]

  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.