Ridgeley in Mineral County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Forts and Castles • 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 1748.
Location. 39° 34.548′ N, 78° 47.407′ W. Marker is in Ridgeley, West Virginia, in Mineral County. Marker is on Short Gap Highway (West Virginia Route 28) 0.1 miles north of Furnace Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ridgeley WV 26753, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sallie Pollock-Cook-High (approx. 1.9 miles away in Maryland); Pvt James D. Pollock (approx. 1.9 miles away in Maryland); Brady's Crossing (approx. 2.4 miles away in Maryland); West Virginia (Mineral County) / Maryland (approx. 3.2 miles away); Jane FrazierPicket Post No. 1 (approx. 4˝ miles away in Maryland); “Spendelow Camp” (approx. 4˝ miles away in Maryland); St. Mary's Centennial Tree (approx. 4.7 miles away in Maryland).
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 923 times since then. Last updated on October 6, 2020, by Mike Powell of Short Gap, West Virginia. Photos: 1. submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on November 11, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.