Barnabus, West Virginia

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Barnabus, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Barnabus, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Barnabus, West Virginia
Barnabus, West Virginia
Barnabus, West Virginia is located in the US
Barnabus, West Virginia
Barnabus, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°44′38″N 82°00′33″W / 37.74389°N 82.00917°W / 37.74389; -82.00917Coordinates: 37°44′38″N 82°00′33″W / 37.74389°N 82.00917°W / 37.74389; -82.00917
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Logan
Elevation 869 ft (265 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1535254[1]

Barnabus is an unincorporated community in Logan County, West Virginia, United States, along West Virginia Route 44 and Island Creek.[2] Barnabus is 7.5 miles (12.1 km) south of Logan. Barnabus was named for one of its founding citizens, Barnabus Curry b. 1789 d. 1869.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Barnabus, West Virginia
  2. ^ West Virginia Atlas & Gazetteer. Yarmouth, Me.: DeLorme. 1997. p. 57. ISBN 0-89933-246-3. 
  3. ^ Logan Banner, Names and their Origins, No. 3
  4. ^ 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. 95.