New Cumberland in Hancock County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 1975 by West Virginia Department of Archives and History.
Location. 40° 29.579′ N, 80° 36.209′ W. Marker is in New Cumberland, West Virginia, in Hancock County. Marker is on Ridge Avenue (West Virginia Route 2) south of Lincoln Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Cumberland WV 26047, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gravel Hill Academy (approx. 0.6 miles away); Contested County Seat (approx. 0.6 miles away); Captain John Porter / Chelsea China Company (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Town (approx. 0.6 miles away); Brickyard Bend (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named New Cumberland (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ohio River / Ohio River Old Town (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Cumberland.
Also see . . . Welcome to New Cumberland, West Virginia. (Submitted on July 6, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 637 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 14, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.