Oceana in Wyoming County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Capt. Ralph Stewart
Erected 2009 by Stanley C. Browning, S.A.R., D.A.R. and West Virginia Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), the Sons of the American Revolution, and the West Virginia Archives and History series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is November 1835.
Location. 37° 41.339′ N, 81° 37.366′ W. Marker is in Oceana, West Virginia, in Wyoming County. Marker is on Cooke Parkway (West Virginia Route 10) 0.2 miles south of Kooperston Road (West Virginia Route 85), on the left when traveling west. It is next to Berlin McKinney Elementary School at the edge of Laurel Park next to the Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oceana WV 24870, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Cooke (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named John Cooke (approx. 0.6 miles away); Civil War Romance (approx. 0.9 miles away); William Walker (approx. 0.9 miles away); Richard M. Cook (approx. 1.9 miles away); Prehistoric Petroglyphs (approx. 2.2 miles away); Guyandotte Baptist Church (approx. 3 miles away); Pineville (approx. 8.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oceana.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 28, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 287 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 28, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.