Pine Creek, West Virginia

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Pine Creek (the United States)
Coordinates: 37°45′6″N82°5′32″W / 37.75167°N 82.09222°W / 37.75167; -82.09222 Coordinates: 37°45′6″N82°5′32″W / 37.75167°N 82.09222°W / 37.75167; -82.09222
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Logan
Elevation
1,148 ft (350 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
GNIS ID 1544865 [1]

Pine Creek is an unincorporated community in Logan County, West Virginia.

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