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Oswald, West Virginia
Welcome to Oswald ...
So far, we have found very little information about Oswald. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Oswald to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Oswald, please Contact Us.
Oswald would have been located within present day Raleigh County.
The location of Oswald has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Oswald is 1,910 feet [582 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Oswald was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Oswald would have been located in the (304) and (681)<4> area codes.
Communities near Oswald ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Oswald and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Oswald.
Communities Also Named Oswald ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Oswald - they are located in California, Georgia, Manitoba, Missouri and North Dakota.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oswald.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019