Catawba War Path
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior
N 39° 43.038 W 080° 06.396
17S E 576574 N 4396762
Quick Description: A sign telling what happened near here on the Warrior Branch of the Great Catawba Indian War Path. Sign is located North East along the Buckeye Road from the nearby Mason Dixon Park which also has Catawba War Path marker but different wording.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 12/19/2011 6:22:12 AM
Waymark Code: WMDBC7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 7

Long Description:
Catawba War Path

Warrior Branch of the Great Catawba Indian War Path. Here are located the three crossings of Dunkard Creek by Mason and Dixon. Here the Chief of the Six Nations Indians declared that he "would not proceed one step further." Here hostile Shawnees and Delaware Indians ordered them to stop. The Mason and Dixon Survey ended on the next high ridge on Brown's Hill.
Marker Number: none

Marker Title: Catawba War Path

Marker Location: North East of Buckeye Road, in large flower planter.

County or Independent City: Core, WV

Web Site: [Web Link]

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Department of Archives and History, 1971

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