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White Sulphur Springs in Greenbrier County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

White Sulphur

 
 
White Sulphur Marker Side A image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, March 26, 2009
1. White Sulphur Marker Side A
Inscription.
Side A
Large Federal fish hatcheries are located here. A mile east on Howard's Creek the armies of North and South fought in 1863. At "Oakhurst" three miles north the first golf club in America was organized in 1884.

Side B
Twelve Presidents, from "Old Hickory" Jackson to Woodrow Wilson, have been among the noted guests at the mineral springs where for nearly tow centuries world society has made rendezvous. Shrine to General Robert E. Lee.
 
Location. 37° 47.186′ N, 80° 18.295′ W. Marker is in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, in Greenbrier County. Marker is on U.S. 60, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is opposite the entrance to The Greenbrier. Marker is in this post office area: White Sulphur Springs WV 24986, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kate's Mountain (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Greenbrier Clinic and Project Greek Island (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old White (approx. mile away); President's Cottage (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Springhouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also
White Sulphur Marker Side B image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, March 26, 2009
2. White Sulphur Marker Side B
named The Springhouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tennis and the Outdoor Swimming Pool (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dry Creek Battle (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in White Sulphur Springs.
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
White Sulphur Marker across from entrance to The Greenbrier image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, March 27, 2009
3. White Sulphur Marker across from entrance to The Greenbrier
White Sulphur Springs Train Station image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, March 27, 2009
4. White Sulphur Springs Train Station
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,130 times since then and 102 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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