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Whetsell, West Virginia
Below are places that are close (or relative) to Whetsell.
This page contains six sections:
Around Whetsell ...
The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Morgantown. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the northwest of where Whetsell would have been located. Morgantown has a population of 30,500 people.<1>
The next largest community is Cumberland (MD). It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the east of Whetsell and has a population of 19,700 people.
The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Whetsell and not the distance if driven.<2>
Below is a sample of neighboring communities:
For more communities neighboring Whetsell, please visit our County-by-County Page for Whetsell.
Preston County ...
Whetsell would have been located within present day Preston County.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Whetsell ...
This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Whetsell.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Whetsell. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Whetsell. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
Websites We Enjoy ...
When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:
Airports Near Whetsell ...
Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Whetsell.
When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Whetsell.
Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Whetsell. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.
Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service
General Aviation Airports
Additional Airport Information
For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 Jan 2019