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 walking distance of this marker. New Haven Veterans' Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Hawks Nest Strike (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Nelson Page (about 300 feet away); History Around the Cupola Did You Know? (about 300 feet away); Hawk's Nest Tunnel Disaster (about 300 feet away); Westlake Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Tyree Tavern (approx. Ό mile 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 Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,266 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on May 28, 2012, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania.