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Statistics & Facts
The West Virginia state capital is Charleston.
The population of Pennsboro is approximately 1171 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 615 (1990), 522 (2010).
The amount of land area in Pennsboro is 5.631 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Pennsboro to Washington DC is 226 miles.
The distance to the West Virginia state capital is 74 miles. (as the crow flies)
Pennsboro is positioned 39.28 degrees north of the equator and 80.97 degrees west of the prime meridian.
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Pennsboro Community News
I live in Belgium (Namur) and I'm looking for information on Pennsboro, West Virginia. My mother, (87 yrs old) was there (coming from Belgium with her family on the Lusitania)
between 1914 and 1926. Her name is Laure VANDAMME. Her father was glassblower. She
studied at Clay district high School with Mr VINCENT (Histoire), Ms Gladys R. VINCENT
(Biology), Ms G. Haught (English) and Mr Hokman (Algebra). She was friend with Geables ? Family and the Bradford Family (son died in 1926 with bobsleigh). She was there with the
Waselle Family. She had 2 brothers: Omer and Marcel. Is it possible to have news from this time
in Pennsboro? (archives, photos, maps..) She wants to have the song "WEST-VIRGINIA
HILLS". My brother and I , we would like that she returns there .. after 72 years !!!
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