Place:Page, Fayette, West Virginia, United States

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NamePage
TypeTown
Coordinates38.052778°N 81.269722°W
Located inFayette, West Virginia, United States
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Page is an unincorporated census-designated place and coal town in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 224. It was named for William Nelson Page (1854-1932), a civil engineer and industrialist who lived in nearby Ansted, where he managed Gauley Mountain Coal Company and many iron, coal, and railroad enterprises.

Page owned a coal and coking company at Page and was the first president of The Virginian Railway Company (now a part of Norfolk Southern).

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