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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 MarkersRevolutionary War Soldier's Grave

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A short history of Samuel Hatton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/16/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersRevolutionary War Soldier's Grave

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A short history of Micajah Frasher

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/16/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Gay

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Fort Gay

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/11/2018

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWayne

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The town of Wayne was first called Trout's Hill for Abraham Trout.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/17/2012

last visited: 7/21/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersRevolutionary War Soldier's Grave

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Samuel Ferguson served in militiaa at battles of Alamance and King's Mountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/17/2012

last visited: 7/21/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMarshall Plane Crash Site

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A sign telling us about the worst sports related air tragedy in U. S. history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 6/1/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCeredo ~ Kenova

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Tells when this town was settled and how it was named.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 6/1/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWest Virginia (Wayne County) / Kentucky

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A sign telling how Kentucky was named and how West Virginia was a line of defense during the French and Indian War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 6/1/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersIndian Mound

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A sign telling about a nearby unexcavated burial mound.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: 6/14/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersVeterans Administration Hospital

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A sign telling us about a local hospital built for the care and rehabilitation of American war veterans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/28/2013

last visited: 6/1/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCabell County/Wayne County

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Cabell County/Wayne County Line

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/21/2006

last visited: 5/20/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersChesapeake & Ohio 1308

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Chesapeake & Ohio 1308 Locomotive

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member jrappold

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2007

last visited: 4/12/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersJames River Company

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James River Company, Huntington, WV

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/5/2007

last visited: 5/22/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHuntington Mine Resuce Car

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Mine safety and rescue training.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/17/2020

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHuntington

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Huntington, WV

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/5/2007

last visited: 3/13/2021

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West Virginia Historical MarkersLavinia Norman, Founder Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

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A brief history of Lavinia Norman.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/14/2014

last visited: 4/19/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCarter G. Woodson

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Carter G. Woodson, Huntington, WV

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/4/2007

last visited: 3/15/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersB&O Railroad Depot/Heritage Village

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B&O Railroad Depot/Heritage Village, Huntington, WV

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/4/2007

last visited: 5/26/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersElk River Coal & Lumber #10 Steam Locomotive

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Location: Heritage Village, 11th Street, Huntington, WV. It is at the B&O Depot beside the steam locomotive.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member fatcat161

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/2/2009

last visited: 5/22/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMarshall Memorial Boulevard

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A sign telling us about the many lives lost in the 1970 plane crash.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/17/2014

last visited: 3/22/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMarshall University

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Marshall University - Huntington, WV (3 of 3)

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/8/2007

last visited: 3/15/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWar Between the States Generals / Spring Hill Cemetery

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A two sided sign telling us some the Civil War veterans buried here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/25/2013

last visited: 8/30/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMarshall University

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Marshall University - Huntington, WV (2 of 3)

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/8/2007

last visited: 11/27/2020

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West Virginia Historical MarkersOne Room School Museum

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One Room School Museum - Huntington, WV

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/6/2007

last visited: 8/14/2020

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMarshall University

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Marshall University - Huntington, WV (1 of 3)

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/6/2007

last visited: 5/20/2015

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