Mingo Flats
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior
N 38° 29.525 W 080° 03.090
17S E 582717 N 4260841
Quick Description: Tells how the area got it name.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 5/6/2013 5:06:42 AM
Waymark Code: WMH1BW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose
Views: 9

Long Description:
Mingo Flats

Names for the Mingo Indians who had a village here. This tribe was a branch of the Iroquois. The Seneca Indian Trail passes this point. On Valley Mountain in 1861, Gen. Robert E. Lee camped while campaigning in this valley.
Marker Number: none

Marker Title: Mingo Flats

Marker Location: West side of Rt 219

County or Independent City: Randolph County

Web Site: [Web Link]

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Archives & History, 2009

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