Salt Sulphur Springs, West Virginia

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Salt Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Episcopal chapel in Salt Sulphur Springs
Episcopal chapel in Salt Sulphur Springs
Salt Sulphur Springs, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Salt Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
Salt Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
Salt Sulphur Springs, West Virginia is located in the US
Salt Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
Salt Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°34′14″N 80°34′18″W / 37.57056°N 80.57167°W / 37.57056; -80.57167
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Monroe
Elevation 1,801 ft (549 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1546308[1]

Salt Sulphur Springs is an unincorporated community in Monroe County, West Virginia, United States. Salt Sulphur Springs is located on U.S. Route 219 southwest of Union.

The community originally was a resort spa with two mineral springs.[2] In 1985, seven buildings and two other structures qualified as contributing properties were listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a historic district, the "Salt Sulphur Springs Historic District."[3]

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. 551. 
  3. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.