Place:Bruceton Mills, Preston, West Virginia, United States

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NameBruceton Mills
TypeTown
Coordinates39.659°N 79.641°W
Located inPreston, West Virginia, United States
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Bruceton Mills is a town in Preston County, West Virginia, United States along Big Sandy Creek. The population was 85 at the 2010 census. An early settler, John M. Hoffman, named this community for his stepfather, George Bruce, who claimed direct descendance from Robert the Bruce, King of Scotland. The post office existed in 1870. Bruceton Mills is the only place in the United States with this name.

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