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Ellenboro, West Virginia

Ellenboro is a town in Ritchie County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 363 at the 2010 census. The town is located at the junction of U.S. Route 50 and West Virginia Route 16, the North Bend Trail also passes through the town. Th ...

Evansville, West Virginia

Evansville is an unincorporated community in Preston County, West Virginia, United States. Evansville lies on the Northwestern Turnpike along Little Sandy Creek. Sources disagree whether the community was named after Edward, Henry and Hugh Evans, ...

Frenchburg, West Virginia

Frenchburg is an unincorporated community in Hampshire County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Frenchburg is located along the Northwestern Turnpike where the Little Cacapon River is formed by the confluence of the North and South forks of the ...

Gore, Virginia

Gore is an unincorporated community in western Frederick County, Virginia, United States, located off the Northwestern Turnpike on Gore Road west of Winchester. The community is nestled in the Back Creek valley. It has been called "Back Creek". T ...

Gorman, Maryland

Gorman is a census-designated place along the North Branch Potomac River in southern Garrett County, Maryland, United States. As of the 2010 census, Gormans population was 106. Gorman lies on Gorman Road off the Northwestern Turnpike, which cross ...

Grafton, West Virginia

Grafton is a city in – and the county seat of - Taylor County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 5.164 at the 2010 census. Both of West Virginias national cemeteries are located in Grafton. Mothers Day was founded in Grafton on May ...

Hanging Rock, West Virginia

Hanging Rock is an unincorporated community in Hampshire County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Hanging Rock is named for the "Hanging Rock" outcrop that hangs over the Northwestern Turnpike. It should not be confused with the plural "Hanging ...

Hartmansville, West Virginia

Hartmansville is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, United States. It is part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Hartmansville lies along the Northwestern Turnpike near the Grant County line. The co ...

Hayfield, Frederick County, Virginia

Hayfield is an unincorporated community in Frederick County, Virginia. Hayfield is located west of Winchester on the Northwestern Turnpike at its crossroads with North and South Hayfield Roads between Flint Ridge and Hogue Creek. A post office ha ...

Hooks Tavern

Hook Tavern is a late 18th-century tavern along the Northwestern Turnpike east of Capon Bridge in Hampshire County, West Virginia. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on April 29, 2011.

Junction, West Virginia

Junction is an unincorporated community in Hampshire County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Historically referred to as Moorefield Junction, Junction received its name because of its location at the crossroads of U.S. Route 220/West Virginia ...

Loom, West Virginia

Loom is an unincorporated community in Hampshire County, West Virginia, United States. Loom is located between Capon Bridge and Hanging Rock along the Northwestern Turnpike on the western flanks of Cooper Mountain. Timber Mountain Road and Becks ...

Markwood, West Virginia

Markwood is an unincorporated community located along U.S. Route 50/U.S. Route 220 in the Mill Creek Valley west of Burlington in Mineral County, West Virginia. The ZIP code for Markwood is 26710.

McQuire, Virginia

McQuire is an unincorporated community in Frederick County, Virginia, United States. McQuire is located along Hogue Creek at the intersection of the Northwestern Turnpike and Back Mountain Road.

Mechanicsburg, West Virginia

Mechanicsburg, also known as Mechanicsville, is an unincorporated community in Hampshire County, West Virginia, in the United States. It is located on the Northwestern Turnpike west of Romney at Mill Creek Gap. Mechanicsburg is the site of "The B ...

Mount Storm, West Virginia

Mount Storm is an unincorporated community in Grant County, West Virginia, United States. Mount Storm lies on the Northwestern Turnpike at its junction with West Virginia Route 42. The community is the site of the Union School Complex, which cont ...

New Creek, West Virginia

New Creek is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia. It lies near the intersection of New Creek and U.S. Route 50, and is 6 miles south of Keyser. The ZIP code for New Creek is 26743. During the American Civil war, this comm ...

North River Mountain

North River Mountain is a mountain ridge that runs southwest to northeast in Hampshire County, West Virginia, United States. Named for the North River that parallels its western flanks for its entire length, North River Mountain reaches its highe ...

Patterson Creek Manor

Patterson Creek Manor was a 9.000 acre land grant held by Lord Fairfax near present day Burlington, Mineral County, West Virginia. Starting in 1738 about 30 farms were established here.

Patterson Creek Mountain

Patterson Creek Mountain is a mountain ridge that forms the border between Mineral and Hampshire counties and Grant and Hardy Counties in West Virginias Eastern Panhandle. The mountains namesake, Patterson Creek, parallels its western flank. The ...

Pennsboro, West Virginia

Pennsboro is a city in Ritchie County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 1.171 at the 2010 census. The city is located at the junction of U.S. Route 50 and West Virginia Route 74, the North Bend Trail also passes through the city. ...

Pleasant Dale, West Virginia

Pleasant Dale is an unincorporated community in Hampshire County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Pleasant Dale is located between Capon Bridge and Augusta on the Northwestern Turnpike. Tearcoat Creek flows through Pleasant Dale and offers whi ...

Ridgeville, West Virginia

Ridgeville is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, United States. It lies along U.S. Routes 50 and 220 in the Mill Creek Valley, west of Markwood. The VanDiver-trout-Clause house was listed on the national register of his ...

Round Hill, Frederick County, Virginia

Round Hill is an unincorporated community in Frederick County, Virginia, United States. Round Hill is located west of Winchester on the Northwestern Turnpike. It is often referred to as Round Hill after Round Hill but this may cause confusion as ...

Saddle Mountain (Mineral County, West Virginia)

Saddle Mountain is a section of New Creek Mountain in the Ridge and Valley physiographic province of the Appalachian Mountains in Mineral County, West Virginia. The mountain is so named for its shape. It is best viewed from Skyline which is locat ...

Schaffenaker Mountain

Schaffenaker Mountain is a forested mountain ridge of the Ridge-and-valley Appalachians in Hampshire County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. The ridge runs southwest northeast between Edwards Run and Dillons Run. Schaffenaker Mountain takes it ...

Shanks, West Virginia

Shanks is an unincorporated community in Hampshire County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. According to the 2000 census, the Shanks community has a population of 806. Shanks is located East of Romney along the northwestern route 50 on the East ...

Skyline, West Virginia

Skyline is an unincorporated community in Mineral County, West Virginia, located at the intersection of U.S. Route 50 and West Virginia Route 42 atop the Allegheny Front. Skyline is best known for its view of Saddle Mountain.

South Branch Mountain

South Branch Mountain is a mountain ridge that runs southwest to northeast through Hampshire and Hardy counties in the Eastern Panhandle of the U.S. state of West Virginia, rising to its greatest elevation of 3.028 feet above sea-level in the Nat ...

Thornton, West Virginia

Thornton is an unincorporated community in Taylor County, West Virginia. Thornton is located on Three Fork Creek along the Northwestern Turnpike at its junction with County Route 7. Thornton also hosts an annual Pumpkin Festival. Thornton contain ...

Timber Ridge

Timber Ridge is a mountain ridge of the Ridge-and-valley Appalachians straddling the U.S. states of Virginia and West Virginia. Timber Ridge extends from the forks of Sleepy Creek at Stotlers Crossroads in Morgan County, West Virginia, to Lehew i ...

Travelers Rest (Burlington, West Virginia)

Travelers Rest, also known as Old Stone House, is a historic home located near Burlington, Mineral County, West Virginia. It was built as a stagecoach stop to service the Northwestern Turnpike. It serviced the corridor between Winchester, Virgini ...

U.S. Route 50 in Virginia

U.S. Route 50 is a transcontinental highway which stretches from Ocean City, Maryland to West Sacramento, California. In the U.S. state of Virginia, US 50 extends 86 miles from the border with Washington DC at a Potomac River crossing at Rosslyn ...

U.S. Route 50 in Maryland

U.S. Route 50 is a major east–west route of the U.S. Highway system, stretching just over 3.000 miles from Ocean City, Maryland on the Atlantic Ocean to West Sacramento, California. In the U.S. state of Maryland, US 50 exists in two sections. The ...

U.S. Route 50 in West Virginia

U.S. Route 50 in West Virginia runs from the border with Ohio to Virginia, passing briefly through Garrett County, Maryland, and following the Northwestern Turnpike. Prior to the U.S. Highway System it was West Virginia Route 1 and in the 1930s, ...

19th-century turnpikes in Rhode Island

The following turnpikes were chartered and built in Rhode Island: Rhode Island and Connecticut Turnpike 1803. Glocester Turnpike 1804. (Глостер Шлагбаум 1804) Smithfield Turnpike 1823. (Смитфилд Шлагбаум 1823) West Glocester Turnpike 1794. Provid ...

Cambridge and Concord Turnpike

The Cambridge and Concord Turnpike was an early turnpike between Cambridge and Concord, Massachusetts. Portions have been incorporated into todays Massachusetts Route 2, the remainder forms other major local roads.

Central Turnpike (Massachusetts)

The Central Turnpike was a private toll road in Massachusetts that was chartered by the Massachusetts State Legislature on June 12, 1824. The route began in Wellesley, heading west to Dudley, where it continued into Connecticut as the Center Turn ...

Centre Turnpike

Centre Turnpike, also known as the Reading-Sunbury Road, was an early United States turnpike located in Pennsylvania. It followed the path of the Kings Highway, which had been surveyed in 1770 by Francis Yarnall. Running from Reading to Sunbury, ...

List of turnpikes in Connecticut

This is a list of turnpikes built and operated by private companies or non-profit turnpike trusts in the U.S. state of Connecticut, mainly in the 19th century. While most of the roads are still maintained as free public roads, some have been aban ...

Dorchester Avenue (Boston)

Dorchester Avenue is a street in Boston, Massachusetts, running from downtown south via South Boston and Dorchester to the border with Milton, where it ends. Built as a turnpike, the Dorchester Turnpike, it is mostly straight.

List of turnpikes in Maryland

This is a list of turnpike roads, built and operated by nonprofit turnpike trusts or private companies in exchange for the privilege of collecting a toll, in the U.S. state of Maryland, mainly in the 19th century. While most of the roads are now ...

19th-century turnpikes in Massachusetts

In the late 18th century and early 19th century, turnpikes, as opposed to ordinary roads of the same time, were roads where gates barred travelers from continuing and at which payments were demanded for the use of the road. The word "turnpike" it ...

Massachusetts Route 109

Route 109 is a state highway in eastern Massachusetts. It runs from Route 16 in Milford east to the VFW Parkway in Boston. Most of Route 109 runs along a portion of the Hartford and Dedham Turnpike.

Middlesex Turnpike (Massachusetts)

The Middlesex Turnpike was an early turnpike between Cambridge and Tyngsborough, Massachusetts and the New Hampshire border, where it connected with the Amherst Turnpike and thence Nashua and Claremont, New Hampshire. The turnpike was incorporate ...

Moorefield and North Branch Turnpike

Moorefield and North Branch Turnpike was a turnpike in the U.S. state of Virginia built to facilitate travel and commerce between the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad at Green Spring on the North Branch Potomac River and Moorefield. Today, Green Sprin ...

List of turnpikes in New Jersey

This is a list of turnpike roads, built and operated by private companies in exchange for the privilege of collecting a toll, in the U.S. state of New Jersey, mainly in the 19th century. While most of the roads are now maintained as free public r ...

Newark-Pompton Turnpike

The Newark-Pompton Turnpike, is a roadway in northern New Jersey that was originally a tolled turnpike. The roadway was first laid out in the mid-18th century and given its name in 1806. As originally designed, it connected Newark with the area n ...

Springfield Grade Road

The Springfield Grade Road was an early turnpike between Springfield, West Virginia and Capon Bridge, West Virginia. Springfield grade road was originally known as the Great wagon road or great wagon turnpike that connected Winchester, Virginia t ...

Massachusetts Route 9

Route 9 is a major east–west state highway in Massachusetts. Along with U.S. Route 20, Route 2, and Interstate 90, Route 9 is one of the major east–west routes of Massachusetts, and like the others its eastern terminus is in Boston. Starting at C ...