This Eerie And Fantastic Footage Takes You Inside West Virginia’s Abandoned Coalwood High School

Are you fascinated by abandoned structures? If so, West Virginia is definitely the state for you! We’ve got ruins galore, especially ruins that hearken back to the days when coal mining was a booming industry in many parts of the state.

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Now that you’ve seen the town, are you interested in learning more about the boy who put it on the map? Learn more about Homer Hickam, Coalwood’s most famous son, here.

Address: Coalwood, WV 24828, USA