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Palmer is an extinct town in Braxton County, in the U.S. state of West Virginia. The GNIS classifies it as a populated place.

History

A post office called Palmer was established in 1893, and remained in operation until 1941. The community was named after one Mr. Palmer, a businessperson in the lumber industry.

Coordinates: 38°39′27″N 80°35′21″W / 38.6575°N 80.58917°W / 38.6575; -80.58917

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