Fort Gay in Wayne County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Fort Gay Toll Bridge
Erected by the Committee to Elect Robert Thompson.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Bridges & Viaducts. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1905.
Location. 38° 7.014′ N, 82° 35.627′ W. Marker is in Fort Gay, West Virginia, in Wayne County. Marker is on Court Street (West Virginia Route 37) east of Vancouver Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Court Street, Fort Gay WV 25514, 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. The Fort Gay Lock and Dam (here, next to this Fort Gay (within shouting distance of this marker); Frederick M. Vinson (approx. 0.4 miles away in Kentucky); County Named, 1821 (approx. half a mile away in Kentucky); Vancouver’s Fort (approx. half a mile away in Kentucky); Revolutionary War Soldier’s Grave (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Bishop (approx. 0.8 miles away in Kentucky); Pioneer Furnace / Iron Made in Kentucky (approx. 1.9 miles away in Kentucky). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Gay.
Also see . . . Louisa to Fort Gay Toll Bridge Built in 1906. (Submitted on July 30, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 30, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 478 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 30, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.