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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 MarkersMineral County / State of Maryland

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A two sided giving a brief history of Maryland and Mineral County WV.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/16/2018

last visited: 4/16/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWest Virginia / Frederick County VA

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A two sided sign giving a brief history for each state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/16/2018

last visited: 4/16/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWest Virginia / Virginia

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A two sided sign giving a very brief history of each state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/16/2018

last visited: 4/16/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCapon Lake Whipple Truss Bridge

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West Virginia's oldest extant metal truss bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/16/2018

last visited: 4/16/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCapon Springs

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Capon Spring bears the Indian name meaning the "Medicine Waters".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/16/2018

last visited: 4/16/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersDr. John Green

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First resident doctor in Mineral County WV.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/16/2018

last visited: 4/16/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBlue's Gap Battle

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A sign giving a brief history of the civil war battle fought here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/16/2018

last visited: 4/16/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersOriskany Sand

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A sign telling us about the massive sandstone formations.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/16/2018

last visited: 4/16/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWest Virginia Highway Historical Markers

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A sign telling us about the Historical Sign program in West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersKanawha County / Putnam County

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A double sided sign that tells where the counties were formed from.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersAlum Creek

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A quick history how the town was named.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSamuel Shrewsbury House

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A quick description of the construction of the Shrewsbury House.

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location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFayette County / Kanawha County

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMontgomery

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A sign telling us a quick history of the naming of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersChristopher H. Payne

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A short history of Christopher H. Payne, first African American elected to WV legislature.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMontgomery

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A sign telling us a quick history of the naming of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBull Moose Special

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A sign describing what a Bull Moose Special is and how it was used.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSeaberry Arms Osborne

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A sign giving us a short history of the life of Seaberry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBattle of Moorefield

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A sign describing some the the civil war activities that took place here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSouth Branch Valley

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A sign telling us about Fort Buttermilk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/9/2018

last visited: 4/9/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCameron City Pool

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Unique semi~circular pool with underwater lifeguard station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/1/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersThe Cockayne Farm

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The large farm had the town Glen Dale named after it. The farm house is on the Nation Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/1/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFayetteville Town Park

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A memorial park presented to citizens of Fayetteville to honor all veterans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/13/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersIndirect Firing

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Site of first use of indirect artillery fire in warfare.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/13/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersVandalia Cemetery

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A cemetery in Fayetteville WV contains graves of settlers and Civil War soldiers

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 3/13/2018

last visited: never

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