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Morgantown in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Vance Farmhouse

 
 
Vance Farmhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, January 12, 2021
1. Vance Farmhouse Marker
Inscription.  
Vance Farmhouse
Built c. 1854

has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior

Institute for the History of Technology
and Industrial Archaeology


 
Erected 1991.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureAnthropology & ArchaeologyEducationIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 39° 38.393′ N, 79° 56.192′ W. Marker is in Morgantown, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Marker is at the intersection of Mileground Road (U.S. 119) and Gorman Street, on the left when traveling north on Mileground Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1535 Mileground Road, Morgantown WV 26505, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War I Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stalnaker Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); Oglebay Hall (approx. one mile away); Veterans Memorials
Vance Farmhouse image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, January 12, 2021
2. Vance Farmhouse
(Bicentennial House)
(approx. one mile away); Mast of the Battleship West Virginia (approx. one mile away); Boreman Hall South (approx. one mile away); Bell of the Armored Cruiser U.S.S. West Virginia (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgantown.
 
More about this marker. Located at the front door of the building owned by West Virginia University and named the Bicentennial House.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 12, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 12, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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