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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 MarkersMingo Flats

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Tells how the area got it name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/12/2013

last visited: 5/11/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersLee's Headquarters

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Tells about Gen. Robert L. Lee's camp near here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/12/2013

last visited: 5/11/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersPocahontas County / Randolph County

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Tells where both counties from formed from.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/12/2013

last visited: 5/11/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersValley Head

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A sign telling us about various people killed near here during Indian raids.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/1/2013

last visited: 11/24/2017

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBig Lime

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The limestone here yields oil and natural gas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 6/5/2018

last visited: 6/5/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersLee's Headquarters

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A sign pointing out that General Robert E. Lee maintained headquarters here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/1/2013

last visited: 7/2/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersThe Conley Graves

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Nearby burial place of Darby Conley family that were killed in 1777.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/1/2013

last visited: 11/24/2017

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West Virginia Historical MarkersRandolph / Webster County

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A two sided sign telling us where the counties were formed from and how they were named.

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 MarkersElkwater / Col. J. A. Washington

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Two sided sign telling us about trenches, Indian forts, 4-h club and Col. John Augustine Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/1/2013

last visited: 7/6/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCass

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A marker describing Cass, West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Shorelander

location: West Virginia

date approved: 12/13/2007

last visited: 8/1/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersAsa Gray / Buffalo-Indian Trail

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A two sided sign giving a brief history of Asa Gray and noting that you can still see the remnants of a wagon road from the 1780's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/4/2013

last visited: 3/22/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCheat Summit Camp

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Historical marker for Cheat Summit Camp (aka Cheat Summit Fort or Fort Milroy) along US 250 near Cheat Bridge, West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bitmapped

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/15/2009

last visited: 5/11/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersRandolph County/Pocahontas County - US 250/WV 92

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Randolph County/Pocahontas County marker on US 250/WV 92 at Shavers Mountain, west of Durbin, WV.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bitmapped

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2008

last visited: 5/11/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersOld Brick Church

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Tygart's Valley Presbyterian Church built in 1820, destroyed by Union soldiers in 1862~1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/16/2013

last visited: 5/18/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBig Lime

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Oli and natural gas of the Greenbrier Limestone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/16/2013

last visited: 4/8/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersTravelers Repose / Blue and Gray

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Tesll of various happenings near here during the civil war.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/7/2012

last visited: 7/14/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersEdray

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Site of early settlement and fort of Thomas Drinnon

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/26/2011

last visited: 5/4/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersArmy Headquarters 1861

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This area was the headquarters for Generals George McClellan and J.J. Reynolds of the Union Army.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/11/2012

last visited: 5/13/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBishop Asbury

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Bishop Francis Asbury a famed Methodist circuit rider.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/16/2013

last visited: 5/18/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHelvetia

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A sign describing the many skills the immigrants brought to this town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 6/5/2018

last visited: 6/5/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHelvetia

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A sign describing the many skills the immigrants brought to this town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 6/5/2018

last visited: 6/5/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMarlinton

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Dual marker near Marlinton

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/26/2011

last visited: 5/5/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersVirginia

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Located on highway 250 near Hightown. Located among many other signs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/11/2008

last visited: 5/11/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCamp Allegheny

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Located along highway 250 near Hightown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/11/2008

last visited: 8/30/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWest Virginia

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Located on highway 250 near Hightown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/11/2008

last visited: 5/11/2013

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