Near Franklin in Pendleton County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Trout Rock Fort
Erected 2009 by West Virginia Archives & History.
Location. 38° 36.197′ N, 79° 22.267′ W. Marker is near Franklin, West Virginia, in Pendleton County. Marker is on U.S. 220 0.1 miles east of Powder Mill Road (County Route 220/8), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin WV 26807, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Destruction of Saltpeter Works (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Prayer Service (approx. 1.7 miles away); Devonian Shale (approx. 1.9 miles away); McCoy House (approx. Pendleton County World War I Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Franklin (approx. 3.4 miles away); Stone Cemetery (approx. 5.6 miles away); Murder of Ambrose Meadows (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Categories. • War, French and Indian • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 858 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.