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in West Virginia Historical Markers
This sign is located within the fenced area next to the Pringle tree that housed John and Samuel Pringle.
posted by: Paintedwarrior
location: West Virginia
date approved: 7/1/2013
last visited: 7/6/2013
J. R. Clifford
A sign telling us what J.R. Clifford was involved with during his lifetime.
date approved: 6/23/2013
last visited: 6/24/2013
Veterans Administration Center
A sign telling how the center received its name and when it opened.
Randolph / Webster County
A two sided sign telling us where the counties were formed from and how they were named.
date approved: 6/4/2013
last visited: 6/14/2013
A sign telling about a nearby unexcavated burial mound.
A marker noting the land boundaries of a land patent issued to President George Washington. Located on the southern boundary of his estate the marker is found on the bank of the Kanawha River.
posted by: PersonsMD
date approved: 5/29/2013
last visited: 10/17/2012
A early fort built by Elias Sellers.
date approved: 5/28/2013
last visited: 6/1/2013
Fort Ashby, one in the chain of Indian forts built by George Washington.
Berkeley Springs Sanitarium
A sign telling about the healing springs found here.
Calhoun / Clay County
A two sided sign telling when and where the counties were formed from.
Ceredo ~ Kenova
Tells when this town was settled and how it was named.
West Virginia (Wayne County) / Kentucky
A sign telling how Kentucky was named and how West Virginia was a line of defense during the French and Indian War.
Marshall Plane Crash Site
A sign telling us about the worst sports related air tragedy in U. S. history.
Veterans Administration Hospital
A sign telling us about a local hospital built for the care and rehabilitation of American war veterans.
Union Baptist Church
A sign telling how the church building was used during the civil war.
Mud River Covered Bridge
A sign telling who designed and built the bridge over Mud River.
Mount Bethel Church
A sign telling about the background of this church building.
West Virginia (Pocahontas County) / Virginia
West Virginia settled by Germans and Scotch~Irish. Virginia one of the 13 original colonies.
date approved: 5/16/2013
last visited: 5/18/2013
Oli and natural gas of the Greenbrier Limestone.
10,000 Confederates camped here in 1861.
Denmar State Hospital
Denmar Sanitarium established in 1938 to treat African Americans with tuberculosis.
Old Brick Church
Tygart's Valley Presbyterian Church built in 1820, destroyed by Union soldiers in 1862~1863.
Bishop Francis Asbury a famed Methodist circuit rider.
Beverly settled in 1753 by Files and Tygart familes.
last visited: 5/11/2013
West Virginia's most famous builder and designer of covered bridges.
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