Tesla, West Virginia
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|Tesla, West Virginia|
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|Elevation||1,181 ft (360 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|Area code(s)||304 & 681|
|GNIS feature ID||1555794|
The community might be named after Nikola Tesla (1856–1943), an electrical engineer and inventor. Located near Tesla is the Windy Run Grade School, listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- 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.
- National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
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