Hopemont in Preston County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Hopemont State Hospital
Erected 1975 by West Virginia Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Science & Medicine. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1911.
Location. 39° 26.163′ N, 79° 31.193′ W. Marker is in Hopemont, West Virginia, in Preston County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 7, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Terra Alta WV 26764, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Washington's Camp (approx. ¼ mile away); Welcome to West Virginia's Mountaineer Country (approx. ¼ mile away); Gulf War (approx. 1.3 miles away); Vietnam War (approx. 1.3 miles away); In Flander's Field by John McCrae / Buddy Poppy In Memory Of All American Veterans (approx. 1.3 miles away); Korean War (approx. 1.3 miles away); World War II (approx. 1.3 miles away).
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