Lake Sherwood (West Virginia)

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Lake Sherwood
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Location Greenbrier County, West Virginia
Coordinates 38°00′04″N 80°00′37″W / 38.0012°N 80.0103°W / 38.0012; -80.0103Coordinates: 38°00′04″N 80°00′37″W / 38.0012°N 80.0103°W / 38.0012; -80.0103
Type reservoir
Basin countries United States
Surface area 164 acres (0.66 km2)

Lake Sherwood is a 164-acre (0.66 km2) reservoir located within the Lake Sherwood Recreation Area of the Monongahela National Forest in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA. The recreation area surrounding Lake Sherwood contains camping and picnicking facilities as well as a boating site and a beach for swimmers. The lake is located near community of Neola and covers most of the farmland of Richard Rider and Jane Dixon Rider who settled the land around 1790.

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