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Lockwood, West Virginia

Unincorporated community
Location within the state of West Virginia

Coordinates: 38°15′34″N 81°2′5″W / 38.25944°N 81.03472°W / 38.25944; -81.03472Coordinates: 38°15′34″N 81°2′5″W / 38.25944°N 81.03472°W / 38.25944; -81.03472

Country United States
State West Virginia
County Nicholas
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1542290[1]

Lockwood is an unincorporated community in western Nicholas County, West Virginia, United States. The town is situated along Otter Creek and West Virginia Route 39.

The community is named in honor of Belva Ann Lockwood, a presidential candidate and early feminist.[2]

Lockwood post office was established in 1893.[3]

The Lockwood Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.[4]


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