Pipestem in Summers County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Farley's Fort / Thomas Farley
Erected 2017 by West Virginia Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1750.
Location. 37° 30.826′ N, 80° 58.065′ W. Marker is in Pipestem, West Virginia, in Summers County. Marker is at the intersection of Hinton Road (West Virginia Route 20) and Indian Ridge (County Route 26), on the right when traveling north on Hinton Road. Located just north of the entrance to Pipestem State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pipestem WV 25979, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mercer Salt Works (within shouting distance of this marker); Pipestem Knob Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Neely "Plantation" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mercer County / Summers County (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jordan's Chapel (approx. 2.2 miles away); Bluestone River (approx. 2.2 miles away); Pipestem Falls (approx. 2.4 miles away); Bluestone National Scenic River (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pipestem.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 24, 2019, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,622 times since then and 472 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 24, 2019, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.