Near Wellsburg in Brooke County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Bethany Turnpike Tunnels
Erected 1975 by West Virginia Department of Archives and History.
Location. 40° 14.44′ N, 80° 35.866′ W. Marker is near Wellsburg, West Virginia, in Brooke County. Marker is on Bethany Pike (West Virginia Route 67) 0.1 miles north of McCord Hill Road (County Route 67/2), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wellsburg WV 26070, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Waugh Flour Mills (here, next to this marker); Isaac Duvall and Company (approx. 1.9 miles away); Wellsburg (approx. 1.9 miles away); 1788 Wells Log House (approx. 2.1 miles away); Wellsburg Wharf (approx. 2.1 miles away); Miller's Tavern (approx. 2.1 miles away); Patrick Gass The Lewis and Clark Connection (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wellsburg.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,579 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 13, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3, 4. submitted on January 18, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 5. submitted on August 13, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.