Pinch Reunion
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe
N 38° 24.828 W 081° 29.139
17S E 457601 N 4251840
Quick Description: Pinch Reunion
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 8/30/2006 11:41:44 AM
Waymark Code: WMNY3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 34

Long Description:
Oldest of its kind in nation. Founded in 1902 by William W. Wertz and other Elk River residents to raise the civic, religious and educational standards of the community. The group meets for three days every August at its home site, "Rockwood Glen." Prominent speakers appear on the programs. The Pinch schoolhouse (1865-1913) on the grounds was acquired by the Association and is now used as a community building.
Marker Title: Pinch Reunion

Marker Location: Pinch, roadside park, county route 47 South, 1 mile north of county route 49 (road to Quick)

County or Independent City: Kanawha

Web Site: [Web Link]

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Archives and History

Marker Number: Not listed

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