Terry, West Virginia

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Terry, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Terry, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Terry, West Virginia
Terry, West Virginia
Terry, West Virginia is located in the US
Terry, West Virginia
Terry, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°51′39″N 81°05′56″W / 37.86083°N 81.09889°W / 37.86083; -81.09889Coordinates: 37°51′39″N 81°05′56″W / 37.86083°N 81.09889°W / 37.86083; -81.09889
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Raleigh
Elevation 1,197 ft (365 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1555792[1]

Terry is an unincorporated community in Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. Terry is located on the New River 4 miles (6.4 km) southeast of Mount Hope.

The community was named for the son of a mining official.[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. 623.