Near Wellsburg in Brooke County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
George Washington Crossing, 1770
Erected 2008 by West Virginia Archives & History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Exploration • Forts or Castles • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the West Virginia Archives and History series lists.
Location. 40° 18.473′ N, 80° 35.986′ W. Marker is near Wellsburg, West Virginia, in Brooke County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 2 0.1 miles north of Cross Creek Road, on the right when traveling north. This historic marker is located on the 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. Fort Decker (approx. 1.1 miles away); Patrick M. Gass (approx. 1.6 miles away); Patrick Gass (approx. 1.7 miles away); Brooke County Veterans Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); The Wellsburg United Methodist Church (approx. 2˝ miles away); Grimes Golden Apple (approx. 2.7 miles away); Wellsburg's Giant Sycamore (approx. 2.8 miles away); 1788 Wells Log House (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wellsburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,019 times since then and 158 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 2, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.