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Near Talcott in Summers County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fort Greenbrier

 
 
Fort Greenbrier Marker image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 22, 2014
1. Fort Greenbrier Marker
Inscription. Near site of Fort Greenbrier, commanded by Capt. John Van Bibber during Indian raids in 1777. Here stands house built, 1772, by Col. James Graham, with walls pierced for rifle fire. Graham's son was killed and daughter captured by Indians.
 
Location. 37° 39.117′ N, 80° 43.827′ W. Marker is near Talcott, West Virginia, in Summers County. Marker is at the intersection of West Virginia Route 3 and Graham House Road, on the right when traveling north on State Route 3. Click for map. The marker is located at the entrance to the Lowell Public Fishing Access Area. Marker is in this post office area: Talcott WV 24981, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Big Bend Tunnel (approx. 2 miles away); Civil War Camp (approx. 6.5 miles away); Greenbrier County / Summers County (approx. 6.6 miles away); Reformatory for Women (approx. 6.7 miles away); Alderson's Ferry (approx. 6.9 miles away); Greenbrier County / Monroe County (approx. 6.9 miles away); Alderson (approx. 7 miles away); Alderson Baptist Academy and Junior College (approx. 7.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Graham House Preservation Society | The Graham House, built 1770. (Submitted on August 28, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Wide view of the Fort Greenbrier Marker image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 22, 2014
2. Wide view of the Fort Greenbrier Marker

2. The Old Log Mansion at Lowell - National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. (Submitted on August 28, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Graham House (1770) image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 22, 2014
3. Graham House (1770)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 328 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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