Place:Terra Alta, Preston, West Virginia, United States

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NameTerra Alta
Alt namesCranberry Summitsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS54019094
TypeTown
Coordinates39.444°N 79.544°W
Located inPreston, West Virginia, United States
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Terra Alta is a town and former coal town in Preston County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 1,477 at the 2010 census. Terra Alta was also in the running to be the county seat, but Kingwood, a town twelve miles away, surpassed it.

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