Posted by: MNSearchers
N 38° 42.377 W 079° 27.837
17S E 633560 N 4285303
Quick Description: Located on highway 28 between Riverton and Circleville.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 9/1/2008 10:45:43 AM
Waymark Code: WM4JXJ
Formed from Bath, Pendleton and Randolph in 1821. Named for Pocahontas, Indian princess, friend of the Jamestown settlers. Site of Droop Mountain battle, November 6, 1863. The famous Cranberry Glades are in this county.
Marker Number: WV613
Marker Title: Pocahontas County
Marker Location: WV 28 Pocahontas County West Virginia.
County or Independent City: Pocahontas
Web Site: [Web Link]
Marker Program Sponsor: Not listed