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A history of the city of Shinnston

Lena E. Poling

A history of the city of Shinnston

by Lena E. Poling

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Published by McClain Print Co. in Parsons, W. Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Shinnston, W. Va.
    • Subjects:
    • Shinnston, W. Va. -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lena E. Poling.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF249.S53 P64
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 256 p. :
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5072854M
      ISBN 100870121898
      LC Control Number74082805
      OCLC/WorldCa1549886

      Shinnston Buries Her Beloved Dead Tornado Reaps Heavy Toll Of Death in Community Fury of Storm Unequaled In History of West Virginia. While the search continues for missing persons following the disaster of Friday evening, Shinnston has gone about the sad task of burying its dead, and the people are just beginning to realize the enormity of the calamity that has befallen the community. Shinnston is six miles west of I via Exit # then west to WV Rte. into Downtown Shinnston or from Exit # (Jerry Dove Drive) west to WV Rte. and then left onto WV Rte. into Downtown Shinnston. US Rte. 19 also goes through the City of Shinnston. Shinnston is located halfway between the cities of Fairmont and Clarksburg.

      Shinnston outdoor events, activities and things to do. Find the best places near Shinnston, WV for hiking, camping, motorsports, water sports, where to hunt and shoot and. Names, pictures, genealogy and history are contained in this book. Rare. Out Of Print. $ Stalnaker, Joy Gilchrist: History of Lewis County, West Virginia-Her People and Places: Walsworth Publishing. Hardback. Dust Jacket. Pages. This large format book presents local history with submitted family histories.

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A history of the city of Shinnston by Lena E. Poling Download PDF EPUB FB2

Welcome to the City of Shinnston (Pop. 2,) located conveniently in North Central West Virginia, two hours north of the State Capital, Charleston, WV, and two hours south of Pittsburgh, PA. Our city’s rich heritage has its earliest beginnings in when Levi Shinn constructed his log home along what is now Ro today it is the oldest.

Get this from a library. A history of the city of Shinnston. [Lena E Poling] -- Shinnston, West Virginia was settled by the Shinn family in about This model remained in place for over 70 years and inthe citizens voted to revise the charter to adopt a City Manager-Council form of local government.

That model was implemented on July 1, and remains in place today. Shinnston has enjoyed a history of active commerce, with its beginnings built around both grain mills and saw mills.

An excellent source of information on my heritage. I previously knew little about my ancestors or roots, until reading this book. I had no idea that my ancestors founded the city of Shinnston, West Virginia!!.

Charles C. Shinn San Jose CA5/5. An excellent source of information on my heritage. I previously knew little about my ancestors or roots, until reading this book. I had no idea that my ancestors founded the city of Shinnston, West Virginia!!.

Charles C. Shinn San Jose CA5/5(1). Shinnston History: Shinnston is named for Levi Shinn who settled in this area with his brothers and cousins circa By Levi had built a 2-story log house for his wife (Elizabeth Smith) and their 9 children.

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