Greenstown, West Virginia

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Greenstown
Unincorporated community
Greenstown is located in West Virginia
Greenstown
Greenstown
Location within the state of West Virginia
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Country United States
State West Virginia
County Fayette
Elevation 1,906 ft (581 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS ID 1554610[1]

Greenstown is an unincorporated community in Fayette County, West Virginia.

The community derives its name from William Green, the original owner of the town site; a variant name was Towne.[2]

References

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Greenstown, West Virginia
  2. 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. 285.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>