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Spencer, West Virginia

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The county seat of Roane County, Spencer, WV, was originally chartered in 1858 and was named for Spencer Roane, the distinguished Virginia jurist for whom surrounding Roane County was named. Spencer was formerly known as New California.

Spencer, WV
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Elevation: 749 feet
Population: 2,352 (2000 Census)
Longitude: -81.3511
Latitude: 38.8019

Schools: Roane County Schools

Libraries: Roane County Public Library

Variant Name(s) for Spencer, WV

California, California Court House, Cassville, New California, Spencer Court House, Tanners Cross Roads, Tanners Crossroads


180px-Spencer-WV-Map.gif Map of Spencer, WV showing streets and highways, and nearby airports, parks, hospitals, buildings, churches, cemeteries, trails and other points of interest; with link to driving directions.

Map of Spencer, WV and vicinity