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Sweet Springs, West Virginia
Welcome to Sweet Springs ...
The location of Sweet Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Sweet Springs: Sweet Spgs. (or less commonly used: Sweet Spngs. or Sweet Sprngs.)
Sweet Springs is 2,030 feet [619 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Sweet Springs lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Sweet Springs: (304) and (681)<4>
Communities Also Named Sweet Springs ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sweet Springs - it's located in Missouri.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sweet Springs.
Communities near Sweet Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sweet Springs.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sweet Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sweet Springs.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sweet Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Sweet Springs.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sweet Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Sweet Springs.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sweet Springs ...
Looking for more information about Sweet Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Sweet Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sweet Springs.
Adding Sweet Springs to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Sweet Springs in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Sweet Springs was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Sweet Springs on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sweet Springs on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sweet Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022