Bramwell in Mercer County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected by West Virginia Department of Culture and History. (Marker Number MR 1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
Location. 37° 19.39′ N, 81° 19.683′ W. Marker is in Bramwell, West Virginia, in Mercer County. Marker is on Pocahontas Avenue 1.1 miles south of the Town of Bramwell, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bramwell WV 24715, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as Mill Creek Coal & Coke Co. (here, next to this marker); Jordan Nelson’s Coal Bank (approx. ¾ mile away); Pocahontas Cemetery (approx. one mile away in Virginia); Pocahontas (approx. one mile away in Virginia); Abb’s Valley (approx. one mile away in Virginia); Town of Pocahontas Commercial District (approx. 1.4 miles away in Virginia); Pocahontas Mine No. 1 (approx. 1½ miles away in Virginia); Pinnacle Rock (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bramwell.
Also see . . .
1. Historic Bramwell, WV. A pictorial and written history of Bramwell, WV and the surrounding historical coal mining communities that features many Bramwell pioneers and community leaders along with the 100 year history of Bramwell High School and it's alumni. (Submitted on November 19, 2008.)
2. Historic Bramwell, WV. (Submitted on December 31, 2015, by William A. Petty of Amissville, Virginia.)
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