Near Belington in Barbour County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
North and South
April 12, 1861 to April 9, 1865
donated by Laurel Mountain Post 410
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States
Belington, West Virginia
March 1, 1999
Erected 1999 by Veterans of Foreign Wars, Laurel Mountain Post 410.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 0.496′ N, 79° 54.665′ W. Marker is near Belington, West Virginia, in Barbour County. Marker can be reached from Laurel Mountain Road (County Route 15), on the right when traveling east. Located in Laurel Hill Camp beside the Mill Creek Reservoir. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belington WV 26250, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Laurel Hill (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Welcome to Camp Laurel Hill (about 600 feet away); Forced Flight (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Laurel Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Laurel Hill (approx. 0.2 miles Camp Laurel Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cannons (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belington.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 846 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.