Ameagle, West Virginia

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Ameagle, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Ameagle, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Ameagle, West Virginia
Ameagle, West Virginia
Ameagle, West Virginia is located in the US
Ameagle, West Virginia
Ameagle, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°56′59″N 81°25′07″W / 37.94972°N 81.41861°W / 37.94972; -81.41861Coordinates: 37°56′59″N 81°25′07″W / 37.94972°N 81.41861°W / 37.94972; -81.41861
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Raleigh
Elevation 1,083 ft (330 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 25004
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1534917[1]

Ameagle is an unincorporated community in Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. Ameagle is 6 miles (9.7 km) east-southeast of Whitesville. The community was named for the American Eagle Colliery.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ Temple, Robert D. Edge Effects: The Border-Name Places, (2nd edition, 2009), iUniverse, page 323.
  3. ^ 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. 79.