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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 MarkersSmoke Hole

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A marker about the nearby Smoke Hole Canyon.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/15/2015

last visited: 3/28/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSmoke Hole

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Another marker about Smoke Hole Canyon.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/15/2015

last visited: 3/28/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCamp Jones

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Two future presidents were stationed here.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/14/2015

last visited: 3/28/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersJackson's Mill

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Where the famed general spent his boyhood.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/14/2015

last visited: 3/28/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Upper Tract

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A pre-Revolutionary War fort in Pendleton County.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/14/2015

last visited: 3/28/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Pigeon's Roost

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A marker near downtown Princeton about the Civil War battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/14/2015

last visited: 3/28/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersOld Judy Church

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1848 church building now repurposed as a community center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/14/2015

last visited: 3/28/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Bingamon

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A marker depicting Samuel Bingamon's battle against Indians.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/14/2015

last visited: 3/28/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Pleasant

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A marker about a Revolutionary War fort.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/14/2015

last visited: 3/28/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWells Family Cemetery

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A sign telling us of the nearby grave of the founders of the town of Sistersville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: 1/24/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersPolecat Oil Well / Big Moses Well

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A two sided sign telling us about the history of the Polecat and Big Moses wells that were drilled near here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: 1/24/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSistersville

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A sign telling a brief history and how the town received its name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: 1/24/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMiddlebourne

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A sign telling us how the town received its name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: 1/24/2015

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMonongalia County / Pennsylvania

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A two sided sign telling us what Monongalia County and Pennsylvania were named after.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/3/2014

last visited: 11/4/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersLewis' Camp

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A West Virginia Historical marker placed by the West Virginia Department of Archives and History in 1979 in Iaeger.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum Hunters

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersThomas Smith

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A West Virginia Historical Marker placed by the Department of Culture and History in 1979 anong US 52 near the junction with County Route 13, west of Gilbert

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum Hunters

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersJefferson County/Maryland

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Dual message marker at the state border

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/14/2014

last visited: 9/4/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMonongalia High School

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A sign telling us a brief history of the African American high school located in Monongalia county.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/3/2014

last visited: 8/4/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFayette County / Raleigh County

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: 7/9/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersGen. Robert E. Lee

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A sign telling us about General Robert E. Lee receiving his famous war horse "Traveler" while camped here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/19/2014

last visited: 5/20/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersUnited Methodist Church / Meadow River Lumber Company

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A two sided sign telling us about the church structure being built of chestnut wood, and a brief history of the Lumber Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/19/2014

last visited: 5/20/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersAndrew & Charles Lewis March

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A sign telling us about a march of the American Colonial army and the out come of the battle at Point Pleasant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/19/2014

last visited: 5/20/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBorder Heroes / Fort Donnally

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A two sided sign telling us about Fort Donnally and the attacks upon it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/19/2014

last visited: 5/20/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWelsh Cemetery / Pontiac's War

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A two sided sign telling us of the massacres that occurred near here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/19/2014

last visited: 5/20/2014

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBig Lime

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A sign telling us about the zones that produce oil and natural gas in West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 5/14/2014

last visited: 5/20/2014

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