Ansted in Fayette County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected by State of West Virginia.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil • Women. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list.
Location. 38° 8.165′ N, 81° 5.952′ W. Marker is in Ansted, West Virginia, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 60) and Cemetery Street, on the left when traveling west on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ansted WV 25812, 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. New Haven Veterans' Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Westlake Cemetery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tyree Tavern (approx. ¼ mile away); "Halfway House" Contentment (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named "Contentment" (approx. 0.6 miles away); Salt Sand (approx. 1½ miles away); Hawk’s Nest Tunnel (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ansted.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Birthplace and grave of Julia Beckwith Neale-Jackson.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 23, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,144 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on May 28, 2012, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania.