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Scott, West Virginia
(Wood County)

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Introduction ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Scott.

Our newspaper information for Scott is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

We don't know of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Scott. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Scott. Our list contains 46 papers that were published within 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> of Scott.

To keep this list from growing too long, not all of the papers have been listed. We have another list where all the papers have been listed in alphabetical order. The complete list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Scott.  

Newspapers Neighboring Scott ...

The following newspapers were published within 7 miles [11.3 km] of Scott.

The papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from Scott.

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Published In Torch (OH) [Athens County (OH)]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west of Scott)

  The Torch Light  

Years of publication: 1886 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20764394

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Torch Light

Holdings for: LCCN SN89076199

Published In Belpre (OH) [Washington County (OH)]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast of Scott)

  Belpre News  

Published in 1931

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17063585

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Belpre News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87075222

Published In Parkersburg [Wood County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east of Scott)

We know of 46 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Parkersburg. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Parkersburg.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 7 miles [11.3 km] of Scott. This extended list includes all the papers from Parkersburg. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Scott.  

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Scott. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Scott) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scott. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2415, Longitude: -81.6807     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Scott have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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