Kingwood in Preston County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Preston County Courthouse
Frontiers to Mountaineers Heritage Tourism
Erected by Preservation Alliance of West Virginia and the Benedum Foundation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 28.314′ N, 79° 41.25′ W. Marker is in Kingwood, West Virginia, in Preston County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 7) and Price Street, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Located on the grounds of the Preston County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kingwood WV 26537, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Price's Tavern (a few steps from this marker); Kingwood (within shouting distance of this marker); “The Pines” (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dunkard Bottom (approx. 2.2 miles away); Albright / Albright Family (approx. 2.8 miles away); Old Iron Furnace (approx. 4.9 miles away); Cow Run Sand (approx. 4.9 miles away); Imagining an Iron Furnace in Operation (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingwood.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 839 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.