Woodbine, West Virginia

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Woodbine, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Woodbine, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Woodbine, West Virginia
Woodbine, West Virginia
Woodbine, West Virginia is located in the US
Woodbine, West Virginia
Woodbine, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°17′55″N 80°36′52″W / 38.29861°N 80.61444°W / 38.29861; -80.61444Coordinates: 38°17′55″N 80°36′52″W / 38.29861°N 80.61444°W / 38.29861; -80.61444
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Nicholas
Elevation 1,939 ft (591 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1553512[1]

Woodbine is an unincorporated community in Nicholas County, West Virginia, United States. Woodbine is located at the mouth of the Cranberry River at the Gauley River, 3 miles (4.8 km) southeast of Craigsville.

The community most likely was named for the woodbine growing near the original town site.[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. 690.