Fort Ashby
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior
N 39° 30.315 W 078° 45.921
17S E 692127 N 4375231
Quick Description: Fort Ashby, one in the chain of Indian forts built by George Washington.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 5/23/2013 5:17:32 AM
Waymark Code: WMH4W6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose
Views: 6

Long Description:
Fort Ashby

Fort Ashby, one in the chain of Indian forts built by George Washington, 1775. Sharp fighting here, 1755. In 1794, troops under Gen. Daniel Morgan camped here on their way to suppress Whiskey Rebellion. Fort restored by W.P.A., 1939.
Marker Number: none

Marker Title: Fort Ashby

Marker Location: North of Dans Run Road.

County or Independent City: Fort Ashby, WV

Web Site: [Web Link]

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Historic Commission, 1966

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