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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 MarkersWilliam Ratliff (Ratcliff)

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A short history of William Ratliff

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/16/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersLincoln County Primary Care Center, Inc.

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First federally designated rural health care center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/16/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHamlin

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A short history of Hamin, WV

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/16/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSalt Rock

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A brief history of the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/16/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersLewis' Expedition

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Some things Andrew Lewis did while passing by the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/16/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersRev. War Soldier's Grave

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A short history of Josiah Marcum

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 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 MarkersBill Withers

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A short history of Bill Withers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/12/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersShady Spring

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Area was named for the nearby spring.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/12/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMullens

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First commercial coal mine in Wyoming county opened near here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/12/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersItmann

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A town named after Isaac T. Mann

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/12/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersRichard M. Cook

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A short history of Richard M. Cook

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/12/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBuffalo Creek Disaster

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A sign telling us about one of the worst floods in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/12/2021

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Mill Ridge Trenches

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Located at the intersection of Fort Mill Ridge Road and Core Road

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/3/2020

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersThomas R. Carskadon

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A outline of jobs held by Thomas R. Carskadon

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/10/2020

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersD. D. T. Farnsworth

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A member of the second Wheeling convention.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/28/2020

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersGeroge R. Latham

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A delegate to the first Wheeling convention.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/28/2020

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersThe West Virginia Strawberry Festival

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The first Central Strawberry Festival.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/28/2020

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersLew Wallace's Raid on Romney

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A sign telling about Col. Lew Wallace raid against Southern forces.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/27/2020

last visited: never

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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 MarkersB&O Railroad

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A sign telling about connecting Baltimore to the Ohio River, by railway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/12/2020

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBattle Of Middle Fork Bridge

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Historical Marker describing the Battle of Middle Fork Bridge, which took place just days before the near-by Battle of Rich Mountain. Holding this bridge gave an advantage to the Union troops at Rich Mt.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wv-yen

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/6/2020

last visited: 12/11/2020

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West Virginia Historical MarkersThomas S. Haymond / Alpheus F. Haymond

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Thomas Haymond a veteran of the War of 1812 and his son Alpheus Haymond.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/19/2020

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersThe Gilmer Rifles

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Company D, "The Gilmer Rifles" saw action in three Civil War battles.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/11/2020

last visited: never

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