Wilson, Maryland and West Virginia facts for kids
|States||Maryland and West Virginia|
|County||Garrett (Maryland) and Grant (West Virginia)|
|Elevation||2,493 ft (760 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1549992|
Wilson is an unincorporated community located in both Garrett County, Maryland and Grant County, West Virginia, United States. Wilson is located along the North Branch Potomac River, 2 miles (3.2 km) southwest of Bayard. The West Virginia side of Wilson once had a post office, which closed on July 16, 1988.
George W. Wilson, an early postmaster, gave the community his name.
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