Point Pleasant in Mason County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
War of 1812
Erected 1963 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
Location. 38° 50.349′ N, 82° 8.416′ W. Marker is in Point Pleasant, West Virginia, in Mason County. Marker is on Main Street 0 miles south of 1st Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. This historical marker is just one of several historical markers that are situated at the Point Pleasant Battlefield State Park, in downtown Point Pleasant, West Virginia. The park itself is located on the east side of the Kanawha River at the point of its confluence with the Ohio River. Marker is in this post office area: Point Pleasant WV 25550, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Livia S. Poffenbarger (a few steps from this marker); Point Pleasant Battle / War of 1812 (a few steps from this marker); The Battle of Point Pleasant (within shouting distance of this marker); The Magazine (within shouting distance of this marker); Ann Bailey Colonel Andrew Lewis (within shouting distance of this marker); The Mansion House (within shouting distance of this marker); Chief Cornstalk (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Point Pleasant.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 774 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 13, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.