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

The Washingtons

 
 
The Washingtons Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 7, 2012
1. The Washingtons Marker
Inscription. Nearby are buried Lawrence Augustine Washington, his wife, Dorcas, and daughter, Emma Tell. Lawrence was the son of Samuel Washington, youngest brother of General Washington. Part of their original home is standing.
 
Erected 1964 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
 
Location. 40° 4.687′ N, 80° 41.581′ W. Marker is in Wheeling, West Virginia, in Ohio County. Marker is at the intersection of Bethany Pike (West Virginia Route 88) and National Road (U.S. 40), on the right when traveling south on Bethany Pike. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wheeling WV 26003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount de Chantal (approx. 0.6 miles away); Vineyard Hills (approx. 1.5 miles away); Alexis de Tocqueville (approx. 1.5 miles away); McColloch’s Leap (approx. 1.6 miles away); Gibson-Linn (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Mingo (approx. 1.6 miles away); Board of Trade and Court Theatre (approx. 1.7 miles away); First State Capitol (approx. 1.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wheeling.
 
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The Washingtons Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 7, 2012
2. The Washingtons Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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