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>
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Our information shows that the community of Oswald is historic. The information below applies to the area where Oswald would have been located.
Time Zone: The area where Oswald was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)
Telephone Area Codes for surrounding area: (304), (681)<2>
Elevation: 1,910 feet [582.17 m] above sea level<3>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<4>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Oswald. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8604, Longitude: -81.1723 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Oswald have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||37° 51' 37"|
|Lon: ||-81° 10' 20"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<5> Beckley
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Oswald
|GNIS ID: 1742885 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: None |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Oswald)