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A sign telling of the first white men to settle in Preston County, WV.
posted by: Paintedwarrior
location: West Virginia
date approved: 8/11/2013
last visited: 8/12/2013
Big Lime And Big Injun Sands
A sign describing the products that the limestone yielded.
A brief history of Fort Beeler
posted by: cldisme
date approved: 7/29/2013
last visited: 2/17/2014
A brief history of early American settlers of the area.
Marshall County/Ohio County
A brief history regarding two of West Virginia's northern counties.
last visited: never
Upshur / Lewis County
A two sided sign telling us when and from where the two counties were formed.
date approved: 7/28/2013
last visited: 8/1/2013
Upshur / Webster County
A two sided sign telling us when and from where the two counties where formed.
A sign with the same information on both sides telling us when the area was settled and how it received its name.
Fort Pickens / Engagements of Co. A
A two sided sign telling us how Fort Pickens came to be and the many battles that Company A was engaged in.
Old Sulphur Spring
A sign telling of what occurred near this rest stop for water.
A sign with the same information on both sides telling about the formation of Harrison County.
Stalnaker Cabin Site & Cemetery
Jacob Stalnaker built a log cabin nearby in 1795, one of the earliest in Randolph County.
date approved: 7/1/2013
last visited: 7/6/2013
The Conley Graves
Nearby burial place of Darby Conley family that were killed in 1777.
Elkwater / Col. J. A. Washington
Two sided sign telling us about trenches, Indian forts, 4-h club and Col. John Augustine Washington.
A sign pointing out that General Robert E. Lee maintained headquarters here.
A sign telling us about various people killed near here during Indian raids.
Beverly Covered Bridge
A sign giving the history of the Beverly Covered Bridge.
Buckhannon / Frontier Days
A two sided sign telling how Buckhannon was named and about the Pringle Tree.
This sign is located within the fenced area next to the Pringle tree that housed John and Samuel Pringle.
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
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