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

The Toll House

 
 
The Toll House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 13, 2014
1. The Toll House Marker
Inscription. This marks the site of The Toll House at the meeting of the Staunton and Northwestern Pikes over which came the sturdy pioneers to settle Wood County.
 
Erected 1925 by The James Wood Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution of Parkersburg.
 
Location. 39° 15.806′ N, 81° 32.578′ W. Marker is in Parkersburg, West Virginia, in Wood County. Marker is at the intersection of Old US 50 (SR 618) and Staunton Avenue (SR 47) on Old US 50 (SR 618). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Parkersburg WV 26101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Tollgate House (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Turnpikes (within shouting distance of this marker); The Block-House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Col. Hugh Phelps (approx. 0.6 miles away); Neal's Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sumner School (approx. 0.7 miles away); Parkersburg (approx. one mile away); West Virginia's First Governor / Parkersburg Governors (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Parkersburg.
 
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The Toll House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 13, 2014
2. The Toll House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 174 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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