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Mullens in Wyoming County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Mullens

 
 
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By J. J. Prats, July 15, 2019
1. Mullens Marker
Inscription.  Settled by A.J. Mullins, 1894. Change in spelling by failure to dot the “i”. Center of Smokeless coal field. First commercial coal mine in this county was opened here in 1908. The Virginian Railroad reached the town, 1906. Incorporated, 1912.
 
Erected 1966 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
 
Location. 37° 34.71′ N, 81° 23.296′ W. Marker is in Mullens, West Virginia, in Wyoming County. Marker is at the intersection of Guyandotte Avenue (Route 16) and Dunman Street, on the left when traveling west on Guyandotte Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 316 Moran Ave, Mullens WV 25882, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Itmann Company Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Mullens Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Mullens (within shouting distance of this marker); The Virginian Arrives (within shouting distance of this marker); The Richest Little Railroad in the World (within
Mullens Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, July 15, 2019
2. Mullens Marker
shouting distance of this marker); Virginian Railway Motor Barn (approx. half a mile away); Virginian Railway Station (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Mullens (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mullens.
 
More about this marker. A copy of this marker can be found in front of Mullens City Hall.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 25 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 25, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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