Fort Donnally / Border Heroes
Before the Fort Donnally attack, settlements had been warned by Philip Hammond and John Pryor, scouts at Point Pleasant, who, made up as Indians by Nonhelema, the sister of Cornstalk, passed and outran the Indians.
Erected by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
Location. 37° 52.273′ N, 80° 30.176′ W. Marker is near Alta, West Virginia, in Greenbrier County. Marker is at the intersection of Midland Trail (U.S. 60) and Raders Valley Road, on the left when traveling south on Midland Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Asbury WV 24916, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Andrew & Charles Lewis March (approx. 2.2 miles away); Battle of Tuckwiller's Hill (approx. 3.8 miles away); Unknown Soldiers/ Gen. Lewis' Trace (approx. 5.1 miles away); Big Lime (approx. 5.4 miles away); Lewisburg
More about this marker. This marker is identical to another marker approximately 2.2 miles away.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2018, by Roger Miller of Pulaski, Virginia. This page has been viewed 76 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 15, 2018, by Roger Miller of Pulaski, Virginia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.