Lake Sherwood (West Virginia)

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Lake Sherwood
Lake Sherwood (West Virginia).jpg
2006
LocationGreenbrier County, West Virginia
Coordinates38°00′04″N 80°00′37″W / 38.0012°N 80.0103°W / 38.0012; -80.0103Coordinates: 38°00′04″N 80°00′37″W / 38.0012°N 80.0103°W / 38.0012; -80.0103
Typereservoir
Basin countriesUnited States
Surface area164 acres (0.66 km2)
 
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Lake Sherwood
Lake Sherwood (West Virginia).jpg
2006
LocationGreenbrier County, West Virginia
Coordinates38°00′04″N 80°00′37″W / 38.0012°N 80.0103°W / 38.0012; -80.0103Coordinates: 38°00′04″N 80°00′37″W / 38.0012°N 80.0103°W / 38.0012; -80.0103
Typereservoir
Basin countriesUnited States
Surface area164 acres (0.66 km2)

Lake Sherwood is a 164-acre (0.66 km2) reservoir located within the Lake Sherwood Recreation Area of the Monongahela National Forest in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA. The recreation area surrounding Lake Sherwood contains camping and picnicking facilities as well as a boating site and a beach for swimmers. The lake is located on the now defunct community of Columbia Sulphur Springs, West Virginia and covers most of the farmland of William Rider and Jane Dixon Rider who settled the land in approximately 1790.

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