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Pennsboro, West Virginia

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A community in Ritchie County, Pennsboro, WV, was incorporated in 1885. The town was named for a Baltimore surveyor whose surname was Penn, and who made the first plat of the town. Location of "The Old Stone House," built about 1810, long a well known tavern in stage coach days. The community is located on the North Fork of the Hughes River..


Weather: Pennsboro, WV

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Elevation: 867 feet
Population: 1,199 (2000 Census)
Longitude: -80.9686
Latitude: 39.285


WVAMaps Map of Pennsboro, WV, and vicinity


Variant Name(s) for Pennsboro, WV

Pennsborough