Wheeling in Ohio County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list.
Location. 40° 4.3′ N, 80° 43.489′ W. Marker is in Wheeling, West Virginia, in Ohio County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. Route 40) (West Virginia Route 2) and Interstate 70, on the right when traveling south on Main Street (U.S. Route 40). Marker at the end of the exit ramp for U.S. 40 eastbound. It is at the edge of the tiny Kossuth Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wheeling WV 26003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marsh Wheeling Stogies (within shouting distance of this marker); Augustus Pollack List House (about 400 feet away); Wheeling Suspension Bridge (about 500 feet away); Wheeling Suspension Bridge - 1849 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wheeling.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 17, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,569 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 17, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 6. submitted on January 5, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 7, 8. submitted on November 25, 2015.