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West Virginia Historical Markers
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A great source of pride in West Virginia's fascinating state and local history, the Mountain State's historical highway markers have attracted the interest and attention of young and old for some 65 years. The purpose of this category is to pay tribute to the history reflected in the markers in West Virginia.
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West Virginia Historical MarkersThe Jackson Cemetery

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In this cemetery lie buried members of the Stonewall Jackson family.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 01/21/2013

last visited: 08/01/2004

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHenry Everett Engle

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The Henry Everett Engle Historical Marker is located South of Philippi along US Rt. 119.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: West Virginia

date approved: 08/20/2007

last visited: 09/17/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHistoric Chrislip Hollow

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The Histrical Marker "Historic Chrislip Hollow" is located near Elk City along WV 57 and Scales Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: West Virginia

date approved: 08/20/2007

last visited: 10/23/2011

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWells Family Cemetery

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A sign telling us of the nearby grave of the founders of the town of Sistersville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 01/20/2015

last visited: 04/06/2019

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West Virginia Historical MarkersJohn Powers' Fort

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John Powers, 1771

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 10/12/2006

last visited: 04/18/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersPolecat Oil Well / Big Moses Well

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A two sided sign telling us about the history of the Polecat and Big Moses wells that were drilled near here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 01/20/2015

last visited: 09/28/2023

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSistersville

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A sign telling a brief history and how the town received its name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 01/20/2015

last visited: 01/24/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBenedum Civic Center

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Enlarged replica on site of original Michael L. Benedum family home

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 03/26/2011

last visited: 09/18/2011

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSimpson Creek Covered Bridge

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A nice covered bridge that is home to a geocache!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member renruts

location: West Virginia

date approved: 01/02/2007

last visited: 10/02/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSpelter Community/Spelter Zinc Plant

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Dual Marker US 19

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 03/26/2011

last visited: 09/24/2011

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHistoric Campell School

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A two sided sign telling about noted alumni, Arch Hall, M.D. who performed 1st open~heart surgery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 02/26/2013

last visited: 03/02/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersThe Covered Bridge

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The Covered Bridge historical marker is at Philippi, east end of bridge along US 250.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: West Virginia

date approved: 08/20/2007

last visited: 08/18/2022

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West Virginia Historical MarkersPhilippi

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The Philippi Historical Marker is located in front of the Barbour County Courthouse at N. Main and Court Streets, in Philippi, West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: West Virginia

date approved: 08/20/2007

last visited: 02/23/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBirthplace - W. D. Zinn

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Historical Marker, Birthplace - W. D. Zinn is located along Route's 119 and 250.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: West Virginia

date approved: 08/20/2007

last visited: 09/01/2004

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFirst Land Battle

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Historical Marker, First Land Battle is located along Route's 119 and 250 in Philippi.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: West Virginia

date approved: 08/20/2007

last visited: 08/18/2022

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHarrison County / Taylor County

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A two sided sign telling when and where the counties were formed from.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 04/22/2013

last visited: 04/27/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBarbour County/Taylor County, West Virginia

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This two-sided Historical Marker is located along Rt. 76 at the Barbour / Taylor County lines, in West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: West Virginia

date approved: 08/20/2007

last visited: 01/22/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersLumberport

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The home of Col. Benjamin Robinson, a soldier in the Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 02/05/2013

last visited: 02/09/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersVan Camp

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A sign giving a short history of the Van Camp family in this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 02/18/2014

last visited: 03/01/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFlemington

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Interesting facts about Colonel Fleming and Thomas Allen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 04/04/2014

last visited: 04/19/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersIda L. Reed

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Ida L. Reed is known mainly for her writing of religious hymns.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member uccacher

location: West Virginia

date approved: 09/06/2011

last visited: 01/22/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSaltwell

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Tells us about the first deep well drilled in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 07/13/2012

last visited: 07/15/2012

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NENE160.6 km

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West Virginia Historical MarkersLevi Shinn House

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Built, 1778, by Levi Shinn

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 03/26/2011

last visited: 09/24/2011

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWest Virginia College

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A brief histroy of a college that was run from 1865 to 1890.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 02/09/2012

last visited: 02/10/2012

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