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Formed in 1860
The county seat is Webster Springs (Addison)

Incorporated Cities and Towns
* Camden-on-Gauley
* Cowen
* Webster Springs (legally Town of Addison)

Unincorporated Communities
* Bergoo * Big Run * Boggs * Bolair * Curtin * Diana * Erbacon
* Excelsior * Gauley Mills * Hacker Valley * Halo * Parcoal
* Replete * Upperglade




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