New Cumberland in Hancock County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Gravel Hill Academy
Erected 2006 by City of New Cumberland and West Virginia Division of Archives and History.
Location. 40° 29.915′ N, 80° 36.66′ W. Marker is in New Cumberland, West Virginia, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of North River Avenue and Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling south on North River Avenue. Click for map. Located in Overlook Park, River Drive, New Cumberland. Marker is in this post office area: New Cumberland WV 26047, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Contested County Seat (here, next to this marker); Captain John Porter / Chelsea China Company (a few steps from this marker); Old Town (a few steps from this marker); Brickyard Bend (within shouting distance of this marker); New Cumberland (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio River / Ohio River (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Old Town (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named New Cumberland (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Cumberland.
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