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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 MarkersState Capitol

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State Capitol

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/31/2006

last visited: 7/14/2017

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West Virginia Historical MarkersPinch Reunion

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Pinch Reunion

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/30/2006

last visited: 9/2/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBelle Works

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Belle Works, located in Belle, WV .

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/29/2006

last visited: 8/17/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersJackson County - Kanawha County

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Jackson County Kanawha County Line.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/29/2006

last visited: 8/9/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSt. Albans Archeological Site

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Archeological Site. Located on US 60 West St. Albans

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/28/2006

last visited: 2/4/2017

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSimon Kenton

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Simon Kenton, Big Chimney, WV.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/28/2006

last visited: 9/2/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersGreenbrier Ghost

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Greenbrier Ghost, near Sam Black Church

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/28/2006

last visited: 5/10/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBooker T. Washington Homeplace

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Booker T. Washington Homeplace Located in the historic area of Malden, WV

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/25/2006

last visited: 12/4/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMalden

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Malden, located in the historic area of Malden, WV

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/25/2006

last visited: 12/4/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersOrdnance Plant

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Ordnance Plant, US 60 West (MacCorkleAve.) South Charleston.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/25/2006

last visited: 2/4/2017

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMorgan Kitchen Museum

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Morgan Kitchen Museum, located US 60 West(MacCorkle Avenue), 1.8 miles east of Sattes Bridge, St Albans.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/25/2006

last visited: 8/10/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSt. Albans Covered Bridge

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Located at site of the crossing of the James River and Kanawha Turnpike and Coal River. Covered Toll Bridge, built 1831 by Phillip Thompson and James Teays, replaced a ferry which operated in the same location. Bridge, one of longest in western Virginia, had 180 ft. span. General Wise's retreating Confederate forces burned bridge July 21, 1861, after Battle of Scary Creek. Location: Along roadway in front of McKinley Jr. High, Kanawha Terrace, St. Albans

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/17/2006

last visited: 2/18/2017

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWashington's Land

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George Washington's "Cole" River Tract of 2,000 acres was surveyed by John Floyd in 1774 and patented April 12, 1774. Bounded by the Coal and Kanawha Rivers, "5 miles and 88 poles", it embraced the site of St. Albans

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/17/2006

last visited: 2/4/2017

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West Virginia Historical MarkersKeyser

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Located in downtown Keyser on the northboud side of Route 220 there is parking at the nearby basketball courts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/27/2006

last visited: 9/1/2004

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West Virginia Historical MarkersPotomac State College

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Located on a corner in front of the college this marker sits a bit high off the ground and like most other WV markers could use some TLC. The campus seems nice aside from the town locals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/27/2006

last visited: 9/1/2004

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West Virginia Historical MarkersVandiver-Trout-Clause- House

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Located along the Eastbound side of Route 50, this marker sits in front of the actual house which seems to be kept up pretty well. Parking is a cinch.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/27/2006

last visited: 9/1/2004

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCol. Claudius Crozet/ Mechanicsburg Gap

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Located before the gap and along Eastbound Route 50 there is easy parking but no sights. There is however a Civil war fort east of here worth visiting.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/27/2006

last visited: 8/24/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersNorthwestern Turnpike

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Located along the Westbound side of route 50 in downtown Capon Bridge, WV. Marker is in good condition aside from someone having run into it and bending the post.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/25/2006

last visited: 8/15/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Edwards

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Located along westbound route 50 this marker stands near where fort edwards once stood. To read more about it please visit the attached webpage dedicated to everything Fort Edwards.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/25/2006

last visited: 1/18/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersEarly Memorial

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Located in front of the Hampshire County Courthouse and the intersection of route 28 and 50 in downtown Romney.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/25/2006

last visited: 10/26/2011

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West Virginia Historical Markers"Stonewall" Jackson

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Located in front of the Hampshire County Courthouse and the intersection of route 28 and 50 in downtown Romney.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/25/2006

last visited: 10/26/2011

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West Virginia Historical MarkersClaysville United Methodist Church

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Ample parking at the church a hundred or so feet from the marker, but the church is the place to see. If you can get photos of the inside that would be great!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/25/2006

last visited: 8/24/2013

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West Virginia Historical MarkersW. VA School For Deaf And Blind

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Located along the Westbound side of route 50, this marker stands in front of the school which still stands and operates. My parents are Deaf and had taken me here when I was younger and it is good to know a piece of WVA Deaf and blind culture still stands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/24/2006

last visited: 10/26/2011

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West Virginia Historical MarkersIce Mountain

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Intersection of Route 50 and 29, parking is nearby as well as a nice asortment of flowers surrounding the marker. Please see marker webpage for information about Ice Mountain and the available tours.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/24/2006

last visited: 1/18/2012

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West Virginia Historical MarkersIndian Mound

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This marker is located along Route 50 right at the entrance to the Indian Mound Cemetary. This cemetary is well worth the visit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/24/2006

last visited: 10/26/2011

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