Near Shinnston in Harrison County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 1980 by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Natural Resources • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1835.
Location. 39° 21.756′ N, 80° 16.233′ W. Marker is near Shinnston, West Virginia, in Harrison County. Marker is on Saltwell Road (West Virginia Route 131) south of Coon Run Road (County Route 13/2), on the left when traveling north. The marker stands across the road from Saltwell Storage. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3377 Saltwell Rd, Shinnston WV 26431, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Haywood Junction State Police Camp (approx. 2.4 miles away); Levi Shinn House - Built 1778 (approx. 2.4 miles away); Levi Shinn House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Big Elm (approx. 2.9 miles away); Granville Davisson Hall (approx. 2.9 miles away); Shinnston Tornado (approx. 2.9 miles away); 6-Sided Communications Booth (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shinnston.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 18, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 18, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.