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Near Hickory Grove in Greenbrier County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

The Pavilion

Legends & Lore

 
 
The Pavilion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Doda, February 16, 2020
1. The Pavilion Marker
Inscription.  Site of Blue Sulphur Springs Resort 1835-1858. Water from spring said to have healing powers. Known as early settler campground & Buffalo Lick.
 
Erected 2019 by West Virginia Humanities Council; William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 65.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceParks & Recreational AreasWaterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation, and the William G. Pomeroy Foundation Legends & Lore Series series lists.
 
Location. 37° 49.683′ N, 80° 38.283′ W. Marker is near Hickory Grove, West Virginia, in Greenbrier County. Marker is on Blue Sulphur Springs Road (County Road 25) just south of Spring Valley Road (County Route 31), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7981 Blue Sulphur Rd, Alderson WV 24910, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blue Sulphur Springs, WV (here, next to this marker); Blue Sulphur Springs Confederate Burial Ground
The Pavilion image. Click for full size.
By Craig Doda, February 16, 2020
2. The Pavilion
(about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Unknown Soldiers/ Gen. Lewis' Trace (approx. 4.1 miles away); Sam Black Church (approx. 4.9 miles away); Greenbrier Ghost (approx. 5.1 miles away); Maxon Sand (approx. 5.2 miles away); Andrew & Charles Lewis March (approx. 5.9 miles away); Greenbrier County / Summers County (approx. 6.8 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 10, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 53 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 10, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
 
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