Near Franklin in Pendleton County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Murder of Ambrose Meadows
Pendleton County Civil War Landmark
Location. 38° 40.317′ N, 79° 18.154′ W. Marker is near Franklin, West Virginia, in Pendleton County. Marker is on U.S. 33, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin WV 26807, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Franklin (approx. 2.6 miles away); Pendleton County World War I Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); McCoy House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Devonian Shale (approx. 4.2 miles away); Confederate Prayer Service (approx. 4.4 miles away); Fort Seybert (approx. 4.9 miles away); Germany Valley (approx. 5.8 miles away); Last Union Raid (approx. 5.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Franklin.
Also see . . . Murder of Reverend Meadows. The Meadows story is rather complicated, but is briefly summarized in this article. (Submitted on August 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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