Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin
N 39° 23.194 W 081° 14.233
17S E 479571 N 4359702
A quick history of the town Vaucluse WV.
Waymark Code: WMWE21
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 08/21/2017
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
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Named for the French town which was made famous by the poet, Petrarch. It was established in 1837 by Alexander H. Creel and was the business center of a large area until St. Marys became the county seat.
Marker Number: none on marker

Marker Title: Vaucluse

Marker Location: North of Rt 2, east of Belmont WV

County or Independent City: Belmont, WV

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Archives & History, 2008

Web Site: Not listed

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