Morgantown in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 1964 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, the George Washington Slept Here, and the West Virginia Archives and History series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1769.
Location. 39° 39.252′ N, 79° 53.4′ W. Marker is in Morgantown, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Cheat Road and Canyon Road on Old Cheat Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morgantown WV 26508, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Washington Stopped Here (here, next to this marker); Veterans Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Easton Roller Mill (approx. 1.3 Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Site of the Birthplace of David Adam Ice (approx. 1.9 miles away); Ice’s Ferry (approx. 1.9 miles away); Joseph Snider (approx. 1.9 miles away); Ralph Lemley: Resourceful Caretaker (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgantown.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 5, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 867 times since then and 70 times this year. Last updated on May 4, 2018, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.