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.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1778.
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. Touch for directions.
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
More about this marker. This marker is identical to another marker approximately 2.2 miles away.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 15, 2018, by Roger Miller of Pulaski, Virginia. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 15, 2018, by Roger Miller of Pulaski, Virginia. 3. submitted on October 5, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.