Franklin in Pendleton County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1769.
Location. 38° 38.505′ N, 79° 19.884′ W. Marker is in Franklin, West Virginia, in Pendleton County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 220) and Walnut Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Located in front of the Pendleton County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South Main Street, Franklin WV 26807, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pendleton County World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Soldiers Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); McCoy House (within shouting distance of this marker); Devonian ShaleConfederate Prayer Service (approx. 1.8 miles away); Murder of Ambrose Meadows (approx. 2.6 miles away); Destruction of Saltpeter Works (approx. 3.4 miles away); Trout Rock Fort (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 16, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 798 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 16, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.