Pisgah, West Virginia facts for kids

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Pisgah
Unincorporated community
Location within the state of West Virginia
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Preston
Elevation 2,077 ft (633 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS ID 1544953

Pisgah is an unincorporated community in Preston County, West Virginia.

History

Pisgah started as a small community known as Flat Rock. In 1881, the Pisgah Methodist Church opened in the community and a post office and school came shortly after. Because they also shared the name "Pisgah," the community changed its name as well.


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