Wellsburg in Brooke County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 1980 by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list.
Location. 40° 16.791′ N, 80° 33.324′ W. Marker is in Wellsburg, West Virginia, in Brooke County. Marker is at the intersection of West Virginia Route 27 and Northview Road, on the left when traveling east on State Route 27. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1001 Washington Pike, Wellsburg WV 26070, 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. Grimes Golden Apple (approx. 1.1 miles away); Patrick M. GassPatrick Gass (approx. 2.8 miles away); Brooke County Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Wellsburg United Methodist Church (approx. 3 miles away); George Washington Crossing, 1770 (approx. 3 miles away); Independence Community Honor Roll (approx. 3.1 miles away in Pennsylvania); 1788 Wells Log House (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wellsburg.
More about this marker. The marker sits at the corner in front of the inn, which operates today as a restaurant and tavern.
Also see . . . Drover's Inn. Web site for the restaurant. (Submitted on May 5, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,357 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 5, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. 4, 5. submitted on December 30, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.