West End, West Virginia

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West End
Unincorporated community
West End is located in West Virginia
West End
West End
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°23′25″N 79°46′15″W / 39.39028°N 79.77083°W / 39.39028; -79.77083Coordinates: 39°23′25″N 79°46′15″W / 39.39028°N 79.77083°W / 39.39028; -79.77083
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Preston
Elevation 1,804 ft (550 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS ID 1555942[1]

West End is an unincorporated community in Preston County, West Virginia.

West End was so named from its location near the western portal of the Kingwood Tunnel.[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: West End, West Virginia
  2. ^ Morton, Oren Frederic; Cole, J. R. (1914). A History of Preston County, West Virginia. Journal Publishing Company. p. 268.