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The Boundary of West Virginia


1779

Pennsylvania and Virginia agreed that their boundary would be the Mason-Dixon line

Other events that happened on or around 1779

1863

Virginia's land and water boundaries given to West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1863

1910

U.S. Supreme Court established boundary between Preston County, West Virginia and Garrett County, Maryland

Other events that happened on or around 1910

1956

Boundary dispute between West Virginia and Virginia involving Monroe, Giles, and Alleghany Counties

Other events that happened on or around 1956

1997

Boundary dispute between West Virginia and Virginia involving Jefferson and Loudoun Counties was resolved

Other events that happened on or around 1997


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