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Lewisburg in Greenbrier County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Greenbrier Military School

 
 
Greenbrier Military School Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, March 27, 2009
1. Greenbrier Military School Marker
Inscription. First established at Lewisburg 1808-09 by Dr. John McElhenney and chartered as an academy in 1812. Used as barracks and hospital during War between the States. Present buildings on north side of town built 1921.
 
Location. 37° 47.907′ N, 80° 26.392′ W. Marker is in Lewisburg, West Virginia, in Greenbrier County. Marker is on U.S. 60, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Between Dwyer Lane and Echols Lane. Marker is in this post office area: Lewisburg WV 24901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lewisburg Battle (approx. 0.2 miles away); Colonial Army Rendezvous (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lewisburg Graded School Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Greenbrier County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tribute to Men of the Mountains (approx. 0.4 miles away); Greenbrier County War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Greenbrier Military School (approx. half a mile away); Rev. John McElhenney, D.D. (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Lewisburg.
 
Also see . . .  Greenbrier Military School Alumni Association. (Submitted on May 26, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. EducationWar, US Civil
 
Greenbrier Military School Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2014
2. Greenbrier Military School Marker
Looking west
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,262 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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