West Virginia Route 55

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West Virginia Route 55 marker

West Virginia Route 55
Route information
Maintained by WVDOH
Length 227.9 mi[1] (366.8 km)
Major junctions
West end US 19.svg US 19 in Muddlety
 

WV 20 from Craigsville to Fenwick
WV 39 from Fenwick to Marlinton
US 219 from Mill Point to Elkins
US 250 from Huttonsville to Elkins
US 33 from Elkins to Seneca Rocks
WV 28 from Seneca Rocks to Moorefield

US 220 from Petersburg to Moorefield
East end US 48.svgVirginia 55.svg US 48/VA 55 near Wardensville
Location
Counties Nicholas, Greenbrier, Pocahontas, Randolph, Pendleton, Grant, Hardy
Highway system
WV 54WV 57
View east along WV 55 in Moorefield

West Virginia Route 55 is an east–west state highway in West Virginia. The western terminus of the route is at U.S. Route 19 in Muddlety. The eastern terminus is at the Virginia state line six miles (10 km) east of Wardensville, where WV 55 continues as Virginia State Route 55. From Moorefield to the Virginia state line, WV 55 is concurrent with U.S. Route 48. This portion includes the Clifford Hollow Bridge.

Main Street (WV 39 and WV 55) in Richwood.

Major intersections[edit]

CountyLocationmikmDestinationsNotes
NicholasMuddlety US 19 – Summersville, Suttoninterchange
WV 41 south – Summersville
Craigsville WV 20 north – Camden on Gauley, Webster Springswest end of WV 20 overlap
Fenwick WV 20 south / WV 39 west – Summersvilleeast end of WV 20 overlap; west end of WV 39 overlap
see WV 39 and US 219
RandolphElkins US 33 west / US 219 north / US 250 north / WV 92 north / CR 219/34 (11th Street / Elkins-Randolph County Industrial Park Road) – Parsons, Buckhannon, South Elkinseast end of US 219 / US 250 / WV 92 overlap; west end of US 33 overlap
see US 33
PendletonSeneca Rocks US 33 east / WV 28 south – Franklin, Green Bankeast end of US 33 overlap; west end of WV 28 overlap
see WV 28
HardyMoorefield US 220 north / WV 28 north – Romney, Keysereast end of US 220 / WV 28 overlap
US 48 westinterchange; west end of US 48 overlap
see Corridor H
US 48 east / SR 55 east – Strasburg, Front Royal, Washington, DCVirginia state line
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ Distance calculated using Microsoft MapPoint mapping software.