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Egypt, Belmont County, Ohio facts for kids

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Egypt is an extinct town in Belmont County, in the U.S. state of Ohio. The GNIS classifies it as a populated place.

History

Egypt originally was built up around a gristmill which was started there in 1826. A post office called Egypt Mills operated from 1852 until 1857; another post office called Egypt operated from 1883 until 1905.

The GEM of Egypt was a large stripping shovel which worked the Egypt Valley coal field.

Coordinates: 40°05′06″N 81°07′40″W / 40.08500°N 81.12778°W / 40.08500; -81.12778

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