Petersburg in Grant County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list.
Location. Marker has been reported damaged. 38° 59.567′ N, 79° 7.26′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, West Virginia, in Grant County. Marker is on Virginia Avenue (West Virginia Route 55) east of Main Street (U.S. 220), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 Virginia Ave, Petersburg WV 26847, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Fort Mulligan (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tannery in Petersburg, WV (within shouting distance of this marker); Maple Hill Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); War in Grant County (approx. Fairfax Line (approx. one mile away); A Strategic Location (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Mulligan (approx. 1.1 miles away); Civil War Cannons (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Petersburg.
Also see . . . Old Courthouse. (PDF) National Register documentation for the old courthouse. (Submitted on October 12, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2008, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,687 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on December 17, 2020, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 17, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 4. submitted on December 17, 2020, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 5, 6. submitted on October 12, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.