Fellowsville, West Virginia

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Fellowsville, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Fellowsville, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Fellowsville, West Virginia
Fellowsville, West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°19′50″N 79°49′28″W / 39.33056°N 79.82444°W / 39.33056; -79.82444Coordinates: 39°19′50″N 79°49′28″W / 39.33056°N 79.82444°W / 39.33056; -79.82444
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Preston
Elevation 1,365 ft (416 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1538915[1]

Fellowsville is an unincorporated community in Preston County, West Virginia, United States. Fellowsville is located at the junction of U.S. Route 50 and West Virginia Route 26 4.5 miles (7.2 km) south-southeast of Newburg.

History[edit]

Fellowsville was laid out in 1848. It was named for Joseph Fellows, the uncle of the founder.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fellowsville, West Virginia
  2. ^ Morton, Oren Frederic; Cole, J. R. (1914). A History of Preston County, West Virginia. Journal Publishing Company. p. 265.