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Sand Creek, West Virginia
Welcome to Sand Creek ...
Although we found mention of Sand Creek during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Sand Creek was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Sand Creek was located in Lincoln County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Sand Creek to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Sand Creek - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Sand Creek, please Contact Us.
A typical abbreviation for Sand Creek: Sand Crk. (or less commonly used: Sand Ck. or Sand Cr.)
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Sand Creek might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Sand Creek would be found within the (304) and (681)<2> area codes.
Adding Sand Creek to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Sand Creek in the FIPS-55 file. For more information, see the Referenced FIPS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Sand Creek was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sand Creek on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Sand Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Sand Creek - they are located in Colorado, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Montana, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sand Creek.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wv.us/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Sep 2021