Near Moundsville in Marshall County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Round Bottom was patented
by George Washington in 1784
after a purchase of warrants
held by officers of the French
and Indian War. Washington
sold these lands in 1798 to
Erected 1964 by West Virginia Historic Commision.
Location. 39° 53.734′ N, 80° 47.509′ W. Marker is near Moundsville, West Virginia, in Marshall County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 2 south of Frontage Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moundsville WV 26041, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Coal Industry at Powhatan Point / Powhatan Disaster, 1944 (approx. 2.2 miles away in Ohio); George Washington (approx. 2.5 miles away in Ohio); Powhatan Point (approx. 2.5 miles away in Ohio); Rosby’s Rock (approx. 2.6 miles away); Moundsville / Capt. James Harrod (approx. 2.9 miles away); Benjamin C. Criswell (approx. 2.9 miles away); Civil War Cannons (approx. 2.9 miles away); West Virginia Penitentiary (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Moundsville.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.