Fourteen, West Virginia

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Fourteen, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Fourteen, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Fourteen, West Virginia
Fourteen, West Virginia
Fourteen, West Virginia is located in the US
Fourteen, West Virginia
Fourteen, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°4′00″N 82°11′21″W / 38.06667°N 82.18917°W / 38.06667; -82.18917Coordinates: 38°4′00″N 82°11′21″W / 38.06667°N 82.18917°W / 38.06667; -82.18917
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Lincoln
Elevation 735 ft (224 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1741620[1]

Fourteen was an unincorporated community in Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States. Its post office was organized on January 10, 1877.

The origin of the name "Fourteen" is obscure.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fourteen, West Virginia
  2. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. pp. 141–142.