Andrew & Charles Lewis March
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin
N 37° 48.585 W 080° 48.958
17S E 516199 N 4184722
A quick description of the trail by Andrew & Charles Lewis plus the battle they fought at Point Pleasant.
Waymark Code: WMY9PK
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 05/16/2018
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
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Andrew & Charles Lewis March

The nearby highway is part of route traversing W. Wa. from Lewisburg to Point Pleasant memorialized by the state to commemorate the march of the American Colonial army of 1,200 men led by Andrew & Charles Lewis. After a month's march this army defeated a Shawnee Indian force led by Cornstalk at the Battle of Point Pleasant on the banks of the Ohio & Kanawha rivers, October 10, 1774
Marker Number: None on sign

Marker Title: Andrew & Charles Lewis March

Marker Location: Rt 20

County or Independent City: Green Sulphur Springs, WV

Web Site: [Web Link]

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginai Department of Culture and History, 1982

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