Ridgeley in Mineral County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Forts or Castles • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list.
Location. 39° 34.548′ N, 78° 47.407′ W. Marker is in Ridgeley, West Virginia, in Mineral County. Marker is on Short Gap Highway (West Virginia Route 956) 0.1 miles north of Furnace Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ridgeley WV 26753, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sallie Pollock-Cook-High (approx. 1.9 miles away in Maryland); Pvt James D. Pollock (approx. 1.9 miles away in Maryland); Brady's Crossing (approx. 2.4 miles away in Maryland); West Virginia (Mineral County) / Maryland (approx. 3.2 miles away); Jane Frazier Picket Post No. 1 (approx. 4˝ miles away in Maryland); “Spendelow Camp” (approx. 4˝ miles away in Maryland); Combined Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 856 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on November 11, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.