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Near Red Creek in Tucker County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

John Wolford

 
 
John Wolford Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 24, 2010
1. John Wolford Marker
Inscription.  
Revolutionary War
Soldier
John Wolford
1754 - 1839
Built house here
about 1805

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 38° 59.366′ N, 79° 28.483′ W. Marker is near Red Creek, West Virginia, in Tucker County. Marker is on State Highway 72 0.1 miles west of State Highway 32. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dryfork WV 26263, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Big Lime and Big Injun (approx. 5 miles away); Pendleton County / Randolph County (approx. 6.7 miles away); Tory Camps / Seneca Trail (approx. 7˝ miles away); Salt Sands (approx. 8˝ miles away); Camp North Fork (approx. 9.8 miles away); Champe Rocks (approx. 10.6 miles away); Coketon Colored School (approx. 10.7 miles away); The Blackwater (approx. 11.3 miles away).
 
John Wolford Marker and Chimney Ruins image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 24, 2010
2. John Wolford Marker and Chimney Ruins
 
 
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 682 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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