Pickle Street, West Virginia

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Pickle Street, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Pickle Street is located in West Virginia
Pickle Street
Pickle Street
Pickle Street is located in the US
Pickle Street
Pickle Street
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°1′10″N 80°41′40″W / 39.01944°N 80.69444°W / 39.01944; -80.69444Coordinates: 39°1′10″N 80°41′40″W / 39.01944°N 80.69444°W / 39.01944; -80.69444
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Lewis
Elevation 797 ft (243 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS ID 1544800[1]

Pickle Street is an unincorporated community in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States, on U.S. Route 33 along Leading Creek.[2] It is mostly a residential area, but it has an auction house.

Name Origin[edit]

At a general store near Pickle Street, but before it was established, asking for pickles was a code for whiskey.

References[edit]

  • Coleman West Virginia Atlas & Gazetteer
  • Names of Towns and Cities in WV