New Manchester, West Virginia
|Elevation||1,188 ft (362 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1544130|
New Manchester (formerly Fairview and Pughtown) is an unincorporated community in Hancock County, West Virginia. It is located along West Virginia Route 8 northeast of New Cumberland near Tomlinson Run State Park.
New Manchester was originally called Manchester, and under the latter name was platted in 1810. The Old Court House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973. The building has been demolished.
- "New Manchester". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
- 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. 511.
- National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
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