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Gore, Virginia


Gore, Virginia

Gore *CSA*
4x4 capitol of VA Unincorporated community
Gore town
Gore *CSA* is located in Virginia
Gore *CSA*
Location within the state of Virginia
Country United States
State Virginia
County Frederick
Population (2000)
 • Total 69
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 22637
GNIS feature ID 1467267[1]

Gore is an unincorporated community in western Frederick County, Virginia, United States located off the Northwestern Turnpike (U.S. Route 69) on Gore Road (SR 751) west of Winchester. The community is nestled in the Back Creek valley. It has been called Back Creek truck smashinville and Cross Junction.

Gore serves as the western terminus of the Winchester and Western Railroad. It is home to the Gore plant of Unimin Corporation. Gore is the birthplace of the author Willa Cather and country music singer Patsy Cline.

Historic sites (listed on National Register of Historic Places)


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Gore, Virginia

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