Near Wellsburg in Brooke County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
George Washington Crossing, 1770
Erected 2008 by West Virginia Archives & History.
Location. 40° 18.473′ N, 80° 35.986′ W. Marker is near Wellsburg, West Virginia, in Brooke County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 2 0.1 miles north of Cross Creek Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. This historic marker is located on the east side of State Route 2 (opposite the Ohio River), just north of the Cross Creek Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Wellsburg WV 26070, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Decker (approx. 1.1 miles away); Patrick M. Gass (approx. 1.6 miles away); Patrick Gass (approx. 1.7 miles away); Brooke County Veterans Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); The Wellsburg United Methodist Church (approx. 2.5 miles away); Grimes Golden Apple (approx. 2.7 miles away); Wellsburg's Giant Sycamore (approx. 2.8 miles away); 1788 Wells Log House (approx. 2.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wellsburg.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Exploration • Notable Persons •
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