Landville, West Virginia

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Landville, West Virginia
Landville, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Landville, West Virginia
Landville, West Virginia
Landville, West Virginia is located in the United States
Landville, West Virginia
Landville, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°42′44″N 81°52′02″W / 37.71222°N 81.86722°W / 37.71222; -81.86722Coordinates: 37°42′44″N 81°52′02″W / 37.71222°N 81.86722°W / 37.71222; -81.86722
CountryUnited States
StateWest Virginia
CountyLogan
Elevation
755 ft (230 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)304 & 681
GNIS feature ID1554909[1]

Landville is an unincorporated community in Logan County, West Virginia, United States. Landville is located on the Guyandotte River and West Virginia Route 80 2 miles (3.2 km) south-southeast of Man.[2] Landville had a post office, which closed on July 9, 1988.[3]

The community most likely derives its name from one Mr. Landstreet, a businessperson in the coal-mining industry.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Landville". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Logan County, West Virginia General Highway Map (PDF) (Map). West Virginia Department of Transportation. 2011. p. 2. Archived from the original (PDF) on February 6, 2012. Retrieved November 10, 2011.
  3. ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved November 10, 2011.
  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. 359.