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Davy, West Virginia

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A community in McDowell County, Davy, WV was incorporated in 1948. Originally known as Hallsville, name changed to Davy in 1901. The community flourished during the coal boom era as a residential town in a coal mining district on the main line of the Norfolk & Western Railroad (N&W), now the Norfork Southern Corp.

Elevation: 1189 feet
Longitude: 37.4783
Latitude: -81.6536

Hotels: Davy, WV hotels

Weather: Davy, WV

Schools: McDowell County Schools

Libraries: McDowell County Public Library


Davy, WV - along the N&W

N&W station at Davy

Davy business section, along N&W tracks

Winding Gulf Collieries No. 3. Brignetting Plant Davy, WV - Aug. 1931


Map: Davy, WV

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Topo Map of Davy, WV



Circa-1930s photos of Davy, WV