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Morgantown in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Kerns Fort

 
 
Kerns Fort Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
1. Kerns Fort Marker
Inscription.  
This tablet marks the site of
Kerns Fort
erected at
the beginning of Dunmores War
1774

 
Erected 1927 by Elizabeth Ludington Hagans Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraForts and CastlesWars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 39° 37.522′ N, 79° 56.984′ W. Marker is in Morgantown, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Marker is at the intersection of Arch Street and Dewey Street, on the right when traveling west on Arch Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 305 Dewey Street, Morgantown WV 26501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Zackwill Morgan (approx. 0.4 miles away); Monongalia Arts Center (approx. 0.4 miles away); VFW Post 548 Veterans Memorials (approx. half a mile away); Vietnam Conflict Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Korean Conflict Memorial
Kerns Fort Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
2. Kerns Fort Marker
(approx. half a mile away); World War I Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Honor Roll (approx. half a mile away); World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgantown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 74 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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