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Henlawson in Logan County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Tom "Rose" Tomblin

1941-2007

 
 
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By TeamOHE, July 23, 2020
1. Tom "Rose" Tomblin Marker
Inscription.  
We remember his dedication, leadership, and foresight in founding Christmas in The Park in 1994 for all to enjoy.

He was dedicated to his family and community and always looked for the good in others.

Former businessman, County Clerk,Sheriff, and Legislator.

Thanks for the memories.

20th Anniversary
December 2013
 
Erected 2013.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Parks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 37° 53.583′ N, 82° 0.533′ W. Marker is in Henlawson, West Virginia, in Logan County. Marker is on Little Buffalo Creek Road (County Road 10/02) 0.2 miles west of Route 801, on the right when traveling west. The marker is on the grounds of the Chief Logan State Park near the "Museum in the Park.". Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Henlawson WV 25624, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Aunt Jenny Wilson (a few steps from this marker); Logan County Coal Miners Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Courthouse Bell (within shouting distance

Tom "Rose" Tomblin Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, July 23, 2020
2. Tom "Rose" Tomblin Marker
of this marker); Chesapeake and Ohio Kanawha (within shouting distance of this marker); Chesapeake & Ohio 2755 Steam Locomotive (within shouting distance of this marker); Chief Logan's Speech (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Logan (approx. 3.4 miles away); Battle of Kanawha Gap (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Henlawson.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 15, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 15, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 15, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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