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Boissevain, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Boissevain Road
Boissevain Road
Country United States
State Virginia
County Tazewell
Elevation 2,454 ft (748 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 276
GNIS feature ID 1492603

Boissevain is an unincorporated community and former coal town in Tazewell County, Virginia, United States. It was defined as a census-designated place (then termed an unincorporated place) at the 1950 United States Census under the spelling Boissevaine when it had a population of 1,197. It did not reappear at subsequent censuses.

Boissevain is served by the Abbs Valley-Boissevain Pocahontas Rescue Squad Inc - Rescue 945 for Emergency Medical Services.


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