Booth, West Virginia

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Booth, West Virginia
Booth, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Booth, West Virginia
Booth, West Virginia
Booth, West Virginia is located in the United States
Booth, West Virginia
Booth, West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°35′49″N 80°00′55″W / 39.59694°N 80.01528°W / 39.59694; -80.01528Coordinates: 39°35′49″N 80°00′55″W / 39.59694°N 80.01528°W / 39.59694; -80.01528
CountryUnited States
StateWest Virginia
CountyMonongalia
Elevation
1,020 ft (310 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)304 & 681
GNIS feature ID1553949[1]

Booth is an unincorporated community in Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States. Booth is located along County Route 45 near the Monongahela River, 3.9 miles (6.3 km) southwest of Morgantown.[2] Booth had a post office, which opened on December 24, 1926, and closed on November 9, 2002.[3] An early variant name was River Seam.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Booth". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Monongalia County, West Virginia General Highway Map (PDF) (Map). West Virginia Department of Transportation. 2011. p. 2. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-04-25. Retrieved March 7, 2012.
  3. ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved March 7, 2012.
  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. 125.