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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pendleton County Court House (here, next to this marker); Pendleton County World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); William McCoy House (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Soldiers Monument McCoy House (within shouting distance of this marker); Franklin High School Cupola (approx. ¾ mile away); Devonian Shale (approx. 1.6 miles away); Jackson's Prayer Service (approx. 1.8 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 928 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 16, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.