It now returns to the earth and sky which nurtured it:
a longsuffering and silent witness to the events
surrounding this spot upon the earth.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Horticulture & Forestry • Military • Parks & Recreational Areas • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1670.
Location. 38° 6.867′ N, 80° 16.183′ W. Marker is in Hillsboro, West Virginia, in Pocahontas County. Marker is on Park Road (County Route 24/1), on the right when traveling north. On the grounds of the Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsboro WV 24946, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Battle At Droop Mountain (a few steps from this marker); The Battle of Droop Mountain (within shouting
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 18, 2021, by TeamOHE of Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 80 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 18, 2021, by TeamOHE of Napoleon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.