The current map displays locales found near Charleston. WV. A locale is defined as follows:
- Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams (battlefield, crossroad, camp, farm, ghost town, landing, railroad siding, ranch, ruins, site, station, windmill).
Location, name and other data presented on maps are obtained from the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS), developed by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN). GNIS contains name and locative information for almost 2 million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States and its Territories.
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