Pennsboro, West Virginia (WV), a community in Ritchie County, was incorporated in 1885 and named for a surveyor for the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad whose surname was Penn and who platted the town. Pennsboro has long been the location of "The Old Stone House," a stagecoach tavern built in about 1810.
Lodging near Pennsboro, West Virginia
Parks & Public Recreation
Pennsboro is located on highway WV-74 one mile north of the US-50 expressway and approximately 10 miles northeast of Harrisville, West Virginia, 35 miles east of Parkersburg, West Virginia, and 40 miles west of Clarksburg, West Virginia.
Map of Pennsboro, West Virginia
Pennsboro is located in the Heartland Region in northwestern West Virginia.