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Princeton in Mercer County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

In Memory of Gen. Hugh Mercer

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel
1. In Memory of Gen. Hugh Mercer Marker
Inscription.  In Memory of Gen Hugh Mercer
1725-1777
For Whom our County was Named
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 37° 21.979′ N, 81° 6.177′ W. Marker is in Princeton, West Virginia, in Mercer County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Main Street (West Virginia Route 20) and North Walker Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Princeton WV 24740, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Princeton (within shouting distance of this marker); American Revolution Bicentennial Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Richard Blankenship (within shouting distance of this marker); McNutt House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Pigeon's Roost (approx. 0.3 miles away); Napoleon Bonaparte French (approx. 0.4 miles away); Confederate Dead (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mitchell Clay (approx. 3˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Princeton.
 
In Memory of Gen. Hugh Mercer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel
2. In Memory of Gen. Hugh Mercer Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 30, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 24 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 30, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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