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The town of New Creek is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia. It lies near the intersection of New Creek and U.S. Route 50, and is 6 miles south of Keyser. The ZIP code for New Creek is 26743. It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with unincorporated. ... Mineral County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston Largest city Charleston Area  Ranked 41st  - Total 24,244 sq mi (62,809 km²)  - Width 130 miles (210 km)  - Length 240 miles (385 km)  - % water 0. ... New Creek lies in Mineral County, West Virginia and Grant County, West Virginia, it is the 3rd major tributary to the Potomac Rivers north branch. ... This U.S. Highway article needs to be cleaned up to conform to both a higher standard of article quality and accepted design standards outlined in the WikiProject U.S. Highways. ... Keyser is a city in and the county seat of Mineral CountyGR6, West Virginia, United States. ... Mr. ...


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Flag of West Virginia Mineral County, West Virginia
Municipalities

Carpendale | Elk Garden | Keyser | Piedmont | Ridgeley Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_West_Virginia. ... Mineral County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston Largest city Charleston Area  Ranked 41st  - Total 24,244 sq mi (62,809 km²)  - Width 130 miles (210 km)  - Length 240 miles (385 km)  - % water 0. ... Carpendale is a town in Mineral County, West Virginia, United States, and part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 954 at the 2000 census. ... Elk Garden is a town located in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Keyser is a city in and the county seat of Mineral CountyGR6, West Virginia, United States. ... Piedmont is a town located in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Ridgeley is a town in Mineral County, West Virginia, United States, and part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 762 at the 2000 census. ...

Unincorporated communities

Antioch | Barnum | Beryl | Blaine | Burlington | Champwood | Claysville | Cross | Dans Run | Emoryville | Forge Hill | Fort Ashby | Hampshire | Hartmansville | Headsville | Laurel Dale | Limestone | Markwood | Nethkin | New Creek | Oakmont | Patterson Creek | Reeses Mill | Rocket Center | Russelldale | Short Gap | Skyline | Sulphur City | Wagoner | Wiley Ford The town of Antioch is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Barnum is an unincorporated town in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. It is part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Barnum lies on the North Branch Potomac River along a line of the Western Maryland Railroad no longer in operation. ... Beryl, West Virginia a once thriving town, but homes and properties were slowly purchased over the years by Westvaco paper company. ... The town of Blaine is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Burlington, WV is located along US 50 also known as the Northwestern Turnpike where it crosses Pattersons Creek The zip code for Burlington, WV: 26710 This article is a stub. ... Champwood is an unincorporated community on Patterson Creek in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. It is part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Champwood lies along West Virginia Route 46. ... Claysville, West Virginiais located at the intersection of WV 93 and US 50. ... Cross, West Virginia lies atop the Allegheny Plateau in the western part of Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Dans Run is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Emoryville is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. It is part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the Geographic Names Information System, Emoryville has also been known throughout its history as Emery, Emory, Switch Back, and Switch Back Station. ... Forge Hill is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. It is part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Forge Hill lies to the northeast of the City of Keyser on a hill of the same name overlooking the North Branch Potomac River. ... Fort Ashby is an unincorporated census-designated place in Mineral County, West Virginia along Patterson Creek. ... Hampshire is an unincorporated town on the North Branch Potomac River in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Hartmansville is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. It is part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Hartmansville lies along the Northwestern Turnpike (U.S. Highway 50) near the Grant County line. ... The town of Headsville is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Laurel Dale is an unincorporated community on New Creek in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Limestone is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. Limestone lies to the east of Keyser along the western flanks of Knobly Mountain. ... Markwood, WV is located along US 50/US 220 also known as the Northwestern Turnpike in the Mill Creek Valley west of Burlington, West Virginia. ... Nethkin is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. Nethkin lies to the east of Elk Garden. ... Oakmont is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. Oakmont is located on Abram Creek. ... Patterson Creek is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. It lies at the northeastern end of the county, and is named for Patterson Creek which empties into the North Branch Potomac River here. ... Reeses Mill is an unincorporated community on Patterson Creek in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. Reeses Mill is home to Camp Minco. ... Rocket Center shares a Zip Code with Keyser, West Virginia but is located 15 miles north along the Potomac River. ... Russelldale is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. Russelldale is located on Patterson Creek Mountain to the east of Patterson Creek. ... Short Gap is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia located at the intersection of West Virginia Route 956 and West Virginia Route 28. ... Saddle Mountain as viewed from the Skyline Overlook Skyline, West Virginia is located at the intersection of WV 42 and US 50. ... Sulphur City is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, USA. Sulphur City is located along West Virginia Route 42. ... Wagoner is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Wiley Ford is a census-designated place (CDP) in Mineral County, West Virginia, United States and part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 1,095 at the 2000 census. ...

Natural features

Abram Creek | Allegheny Front | Dans Run | Knobly Mountain | Limestone Run | Mill Creek | New Creek | New Creek Mountain | North Branch Potomac River | Patterson Creek | Patterson Creek Mountain | Saddle Mountain Abram Creek is a tributary stream of the North Branch Potomac River in Grant and Mineral counties in West Virginias Eastern Panhandle. ... The Allegheny Front is an escarpment delineating the eastern edge of the Allegheny Mountains. ... Dans Run is a small non-navigable tributary stream of the Potomac River in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Knobly Mountain is a part of the Ridge-and-valley Appalachians, located in Mineral and Grant counties, West Virginia, in the United States. ... Limestone Run lies to the east of New Creek Mountain in Mineral County, West Virginia and is a tributary of the North Branch Potomac River. ... Mill Creek is a small tributary stream of Patterson Creek in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... New Creek lies in Mineral County, West Virginia and Grant County, West Virginia, it is the 3rd major tributary to the Potomac Rivers north branch. ... New Creek Mountain is a mountain ridge of the Ridge-and-valley Appalachians in Grant and Mineral counties in the U.S. state of West Virginia. ... The Potomac River flows into the Chesapeake Bay, located along the mid-Atlantic coast of the United States (USA). ... Patterson Creek is a tributary of the North Branch Potomac River in West Virginias Eastern Panhandle. ... Patterson Creek Mountain forms the border between Mineral and Hampshire Counties and Grant and Hardy Counties in West Virginias Eastern Panhandle. ... Saddle Mountain as viewed from the Skyline Overlook Saddle Mountain is actually a section of Knobly Mountain in Mineral County, West Virginia It is so named for shape. ...

Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia The Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia
Counties

Berkeley | Grant | Hampshire | Hardy | Jefferson | Mineral | Morgan | Pendleton Image File history File links EasternPanhandleWV.PNG Summary The counties of the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia colored in green. ... Eastern panhandle The Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia is a narrow stretch of territory in the northeast of the state, bordering Maryland and Virginia. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston Largest city Charleston Area  Ranked 41st  - Total 24,244 sq mi (62,809 km²)  - Width 130 miles (210 km)  - Length 240 miles (385 km)  - % water 0. ... Berkeley County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. ... Grant County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. ... Hampshire County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. ... Hardy County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. ... Jefferson County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. ... Mineral County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. ... Morgan County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. ... Pendleton County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. ...

Communities

Bayard | Berkeley Springs | Bolivar | Capon Bridge | Carpendale | Charles Town | Elk Garden | Franklin | Harpers Ferry | Hedgesville | Keyser | Martinsburg | Moorefield | Paw Paw | Petersburg | Piedmont | Ridgeley | Romney | Shepherdstown | Wardensville List of communities in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia, arranged in alphabetical order. ... Bayard is a town located in Grant County, West Virginia. ... Bath (Berkeley Springs) is a town in Morgan County, West Virginia. ... Bolivar is a town located in Jefferson County in the U.S. state of West Virginias Eastern Panhandle. ... Capon Bridge is a town located in Hampshire County, West Virginia along the Northwestern Turnpike (US 50) west of Winchester. ... Carpendale is a town in Mineral County, West Virginia, United States, and part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 954 at the 2000 census. ... See also Charleston, West Virginia or Charlestown Charles Town is a city in Jefferson County, West Virginia USA. The population was 2,907 at the 2000 census. ... Elk Garden is a town located in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Franklin is a town located in Pendleton County, West Virginia. ... Harpers Ferry, West Virginia 1865. ... Hedgesville is a town in Berkeley County in the U.S. state of West Virginias Eastern Panhandle. ... Keyser is a city in and the county seat of Mineral CountyGR6, West Virginia, United States. ... Martinsburg is a city located in Berkeley County, West Virginia. ... Moorefield is a town in Hardy County, West Virginia, USA. Moorefield is the county seat of Hardy County. ... Paw Paw is a town located in Morgan County, West Virginia. ... Petersburg is a city located in Grant County, West Virginia. ... Piedmont is a town located in Mineral County, West Virginia. ... Ridgeley is a town in Mineral County, West Virginia, United States, and part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 762 at the 2000 census. ... Romney is a city in Hampshire County, West Virginia, United States of America. ... Shepherdstown is a town in Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA. The population was 803 at the 2000 census. ... Wardensville is a town in Hardy County, West Virginia, United States. ...

Attractions

Appalachian National Scenic Trail | Berkeley Springs State Park | Cacapon Resort State Park | Cacapon River | Capon Springs | Charles Town Races & Slots | Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park | Fort Ashby | Fort Mill Ridge Civil War Trenches | George Washington National Forest | Harpers Ferry National Historical Park | Indian Mound Cemetery | Jennings Randolph Lake | Lost River | Lost River State Park | Monongahela National Forest | Mount Storm Lake | Northwestern Turnpike | Potomac River | Potomac State College | Seneca Rocks | Shenandoah River | Shepherdstown National Historic District | Shepherd University | Sleepy Creek Lake | Smoke Hole Caverns | South Branch Potomac River | Spruce Knob | Summit Point Motorsports Park | The Trough | Trout Pond | Tuscarora Trail | Washington Heritage Trail The Appalachian National Scenic Trail, generally known as the Appalachian Trail, is a 2,174 mile (3500 km) marked hiking trail in the eastern United States, running from Springer Mountain in Georgia to Mt. ... Berkeley Springs State Park is a state park located in the center of Berkeley Springs, West Virginia. ... Cacapon Resort State Park received its name from being located in the shadows of the wide expanse of Cacapon Mountain. ... The Cacapon River, located in the Appalachian Mountains of West Virginias Eastern Panhandle region, is a beautiful and scenic river known for its outstanding fishing, boating, wildlife, and scenery. ... Capon Springs, West Virginia, is an unincorporated community in Hampshire County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. ... Charles Town Races & Slots is a private gambling facility located in West Virginia. ... The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park is a National Park Service_managed National Historical Park in northern Maryland that was established by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1961. ... Fort Ashby Fort Ashby is located in Fort Ashby, West Virginia. ... The Fort Mill Ridge Civil War Trenches are battle trenches originally dug between 1861 and 1862 and lined with chestnut logs by the Confederate artillery during the American Civil War to defend the approaches to Romney on the Northwestern Turnpike and the South Branch Potomac River. ... The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests are U.S. National Forests that combine to form one of the largest areas of public land in the Eastern United States They cover 1. ... Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is located at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers in and around Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. ... Indian Mound Cemetery Indian Mound Cemetery is a cemetery located along the Northwestern Turnpike (US 50) on a bluff overlooking the South Branch Potomac River in Romney. ... Jennings Randolph Lake is a constructed lake located on the North Branch Potomac River in Garrett County, Maryland and Mineral County, West Virginia approximately eight miles upstream of Bloomington, Maryland, and approximately five miles north of Elk Garden, West Virginia. ... The Lost River is located in the Appalachian Mountains of Hardy County in West Virginias Eastern Panhandle region. ... Lost River State Park Lost River State Park is an array of recreational facilities located in Hardy County, West Virginia four miles west of WV 259 near the community of Mathias. ... The Monongahela National Forest is a national forest located in eastern West Virginia, within the portion of the Allegheny Mountains that includes the Allegheny Front and the western portion of the Ridge-and-valley Appalachians. ... Mount Storm Lake (New Stony River Reservoir) is a 1,200 acre (4. ... Elevation cross-section of US 50 between Romney and Gormania, WV US 50 follows the Northwestern Turnpikes path. ... The Potomac River flows into the Chesapeake Bay, located along the mid-Atlantic coast of the United States (USA). ... Potomac State College of West Virginia University is the states only residential junior college. ... Seneca Rocks is located in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia along WV 28 in the Seneca Rocks National Recreation Area. ... Shenandoah River Watershed Canoeing on the Shenandoah River, near Winchester, Virginia This article is about the river in Virginia in the United States. ... Shepherdstown is a town in Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA. The population was 803 at the 2000 census. ... Shepherd University is a small state-supported college in Shepherdstown, West Virginia. ... Sleepy Creek Lake is a 205 acre impoundment of the Meadow Branch of Sleepy Creek in Berkeley County in West Virginias Eastern Panhandle. ... Smoke Hole Caverns are a system of picturesque caverns in West Virgina. ... The Potomac River flows into the Chesapeake Bay, located along the mid-Atlantic coast of the United States (USA). ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... The Summit Point Motorsports Park logo. ... The Trough is a natural landmark located in the Alleghany Mountains of Hampshire and Hardy Counties in West Virginias Eastern Panhandle region. ... Trout Pond is the U.S. State of West Virginias only natural lake, located near Wardensville in Hardy County. ... The Tuscarora Trail is a hiking trail that splits off from the Appalachian Trail in West Virginia, passing through Virginia and Maryland, then rejoining the Appalachian Trail in Pennsylvania. ... The Washington Heritage Trail is a 127-mile self-guided driving trail through the easternmost counties of West Virginias Eastern Panhandle: Berkeley, Jefferson, and Morgan. ...


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New Creek - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (257 words)
New Creek at Keyser, West Virginia in 1996
New Creek is a stream in eastern West Virginia in the United States.
New Creek rises on New Creek Mountain in northern Grant County and flows generally northeastwardly through western Mineral County, past the community of New Creek.
Rock Creek - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (328 words)
Rock Creek is also the name of a creek by the same name in Pennsylvania Rock Creek (Pennsylvania) and several cities in the United States: Rock Creek, Alabama, Rock Creek, Minnesota, Rock Creek, Ohio, and Rock Creek, Wisconsin.
The creek is approximately 33 miles (53.1 km) long, with a drainage area of about 76.5 mi² (198 km²).
The creek rises from a spring near Laytonsville in Montgomery County, Maryland, and joins with the Potomac near Georgetown and the Watergate in Washington, DC.
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