Hinton in Summers County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Location. 37° 39.017′ N, 80° 52.832′ W. Marker is in Hinton, West Virginia, in Summers County. Marker is at the intersection of Cedar Street and Greenbrier Drive (West Virginia Route 3), on the right when traveling north on Cedar Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hinton WV 25951, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wreck on the C&O (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hinton (approx. 1.6 miles away); Big Bend Tunnel (approx. 6.2 miles away); Fort Greenbrier (approx. 8.2 miles away); Cook's Fort (approx. 12.6 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. e-WV | Fort Culbertson. (Submitted on August 30, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. New River Gorge NR: Proceedings-New River Symposium 1984. The remains of Culbertson's Fort and Farley's Fort have not been located. Solecki (1949:342) assigned archeological site number 46SU23 to an area 400 feet from the mouth of Joshua's Run which he thought
If these Forts and other early cabin sites could be located, they would undoubtedly qualify for the National Register of Historic Places. They would also provide valuable information on the early European settlements in the area. (Submitted on August 30, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
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