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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 MarkersWest Virginia University

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A sign telling us when WVU was founded and when it changed its name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/28/2016

last visited: 11/28/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCamp Washington - Carver

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Camp Washington-Carver

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wvhunter

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/11/2016

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWashington's Land

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A sign telling us about land Washington owned.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/23/2016

last visited: 8/23/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersPfost-Green Murders / Last Public Execution

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Tells about the murder of Chloe Green and two of her three children and the public execution of their murderer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/23/2016

last visited: 8/23/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Robinson

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Tells us about the blockhouse built by Isaac Robinson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/23/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBorder Grays

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William Gunn as commander.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/23/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMark Twain Family

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A sign telling about Mark Twains grandparents.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/23/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWashington's Land

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A sign telling of the first land that George Washington owned in West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: 6/23/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWhite House Farm

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A sign telling us of the oldest standing stone barn in West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: 6/23/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersPresbyterian Church

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Tells the use of the church during he civil war.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 3/20/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMt. Olive Lutheran Church

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Tells of the last Lutheran horseback circuit rider.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 3/20/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSt. Matthew Lutheran Church

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A sign telling us a brief history of the local church congregation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 3/20/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBy King's Command

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A sign telling us to stop settlements west of these mountains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 3/20/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFairfax Line

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A sign telling us of the vast tract of land owned by Lord Fairfax.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 3/20/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersVincent Williams

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A sign telling us about the Native Americans attack on his home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 3/20/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersGrant County / Mineral County

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A sign telling us from where the two counties were formed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 3/20/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Ogden

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A sign telling us some of the buildings established by George Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 3/20/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersStroud Massacre

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A accounting of the last Native American attack in Webster County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/16/2016

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersJimtown / Phillips Cemetery

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A two sided side telling us a short history of JimTown and the near by Phillips Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/8/2016

last visited: 2/9/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersRandolph County / Upshur County

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A two sided sign telling us from where the two counties were formed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/8/2016

last visited: 2/9/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWilliam v. Board of Education Case

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A sided telling us about a early court case for equal pay and an early African American lawyer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/8/2016

last visited: 2/9/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCopley No. 1 Well

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A sign telling us about the largest oil producing well in West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/8/2016

last visited: 2/9/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersDoddridge County / Gilmer County

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A two sided side at the county line telling us from where the counties were formed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/8/2016

last visited: 2/9/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Greenbrier

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A sign telling us who commanded Fort Greenbrier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 1/13/2016

last visited: 1/13/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMike Foster

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A sign telling us of the battles Mike Foster fought in.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 1/13/2016

last visited: 1/13/2016

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