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burning springs

Howard Burton Lee

burning springs

and other tales of the Little Kanawha

by Howard Burton Lee

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by West Virginia University in Morgantown .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Burning Springs, W. Va. (Wirt County),
  • Little Kanawha River Valley (W. Va.),
  • West Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- West Virginia -- History.,
    • Burning Springs, W. Va. (Wirt County),
    • Little Kanawha River Valley (W. Va.)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statementby Howard B. Lee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF249.B85 L4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 143 p.
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5616756M
      LC Control Number68025147


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According to Robert Rennick's "Kentucky Place Names" book: "A very early settlement, it was named for the ignitable springs of natural gas, in seemingly inexhaustible supply, discovered before at several.

The Burning Springs Natural gas had been observed in the area since the early s. It bubbled up through the water along the shore from the Chippawa River to nearly the crest of the Falls, and came from a layer of Queenston shale which was more than feet below the surface.

Burning Springs Park and the Rathbone Well are found at WV-5, Creston, WV The park is open from dawn to dusk; admission is free. The park is open from dawn to dusk; admission is free.

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