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

Logan

 
 
Logan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, November 9, 2008
1. Logan Marker
Inscription. Here was home of Thomas Dunn English, mayor, 1852 to 1857, and author of "Ben Bolt". Aracoma, daughter of Cornstalk and the wife of Bolling Baker, was killed in 1780 attack by settler, and is buried here.
 
Erected 2002 by West Virginia Division of Archives and History.
 
Location. 37° 50.757′ N, 81° 59.364′ W. Marker is in Logan, West Virginia, in Logan County. Marker is at the intersection of Logan Boulevard (West Virginia Route 10) and Holland Lane and Main Street, on the left when traveling east on Logan Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Logan WV 25601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chesapeake and Ohio Kanawha (approx. 3.4 miles away); Chesapeake & Ohio - 2755 Steam Locomotive (approx. 3.4 miles away); Battle of Blair Mountain (approx. 8.8 miles away); Buffalo Creek Disaster (approx. 9.4 miles away); Hatfield Cemetery (approx. 9.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Logan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, November 9, 2008
2. Logan Marker
Photo taken looking toward downtown Logan, Main Street in the street to the right.
Logan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, November 9, 2008
3. Logan Marker
Photo taken looking east on Route 10 (Logan Boulevard)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 456 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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