Brink, Greenbrier County, West Virginia

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Brink, West Virginia
Ghost town
Brink is located in West Virginia
Brink
Brink
Coordinates: 37°50′42″N 80°20′46″W / 37.84500°N 80.34611°W / 37.84500; -80.34611Coordinates: 37°50′42″N 80°20′46″W / 37.84500°N 80.34611°W / 37.84500; -80.34611
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Greenbrier
Elevation 1,759 ft (536 m)
GNIS feature ID 1556249[1]

Brink is a ghost town in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States. Brink was located on the Greenbrier River 4 miles (6.4 km) northwest of White Sulphur Springs. Brink appeared on USGS maps as late as 1923.

The town was founded by Brinkley M. Snodgrass in 1865-66. An abandoned house and church near Loopemount are all that remain of the settlement.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Brink - Ghost Town". Ghost Towns.com. Retrieved January 31, 2015.