Near Pursglove in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Scotts Run/The First Shack
Erected 2008 by West Virginia Archives & History.
Location. 39° 40.013′ N, 80° 1.063′ W. Marker is near Pursglove, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 7 east of #8 Hollow Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pursglove WV 26546, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Scott’s Run Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); John F. Kennedy Memorial Park Star City Veterans Monument (approx. 1˝ miles away); Honor Roll Star City, W.Va. (approx. 1˝ miles away); West Virginia University (approx. 2˝ miles away); Core Arboretum (approx. 2.6 miles away); Dents Run Covered Bridge (approx. 3.4 miles away); Seneca Glass Company (approx. 3.4 miles away).
Additional keywords. Coal Industry, Great Depression
Categories. • 20th Century • Charity & Public Work •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 13, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 453 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 13, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.