Leonard, West Virginia

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Leonard, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Leonard is located in West Virginia
Leonard
Leonard
Leonard is located in the US
Leonard
Leonard
Coordinates: 38°04′58″N 80°24′12″W / 38.08278°N 80.40333°W / 38.08278; -80.40333Coordinates: 38°04′58″N 80°24′12″W / 38.08278°N 80.40333°W / 38.08278; -80.40333
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Greenbrier
Elevation 2,300 ft (700 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1554942[1]

Leonard is an unincorporated community in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States. Leonard is 7 miles (11 km) north-northwest of Falling Spring.

The community was named after Leonard Mitchell, an early settler.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ 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. 368.