Barnabus, West Virginia

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Barnabus, West Virginia
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Barnabus, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°44′38″N82°00′33″W / 37.74389°N 82.00917°W / 37.74389; -82.00917 Coordinates: 37°44′38″N82°00′33″W / 37.74389°N 82.00917°W / 37.74389; -82.00917
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Logan
Elevation
869 ft (265 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID1535254 [1]

Barnabus is an unincorporated community in Logan County, West Virginia, United States, along West Virginia Route 44 and Island Creek. [2] Barnabus is 7.5 miles (12.1 km) south of Logan. Barnabus was named for one of its founding citizens, Barnabus Curry b. 1789 d. 1869. [3] [4]

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References

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Barnabus, West Virginia
  2. West Virginia Atlas & Gazetteer. Yarmouth, Me.: DeLorme. 1997. p. 57. ISBN   0-89933-246-3.
  3. Logan Banner, Names and their Origins, No. 3
  4. 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. 95.