Wellsburg in Brooke County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Grimes Golden Apple
Erected 1981 by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Agriculture. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1802.
Location. 40° 16.451′ N, 80° 34.518′ W. Marker is in Wellsburg, West Virginia, in Brooke County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Pike (West Virginia Route 27) and Bradys Ridge Road, on the right when traveling east on Washington Pike. Located at Grimes Golden Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Follansbee WV 26037, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Drovers Inn (approx. 1.1 miles away); Patrick M. Gass (approx. 1.8 miles away); Patrick Gass (approx. 1.9 miles away); Brooke County Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Wellsburg United Methodist Church1788 Wells Log House (approx. 2 miles away); Wellsburg (approx. 2.1 miles away); Isaac Duvall and Company (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wellsburg.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article about Grimes Golden Apple. (Submitted on December 27, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 27, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 673 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 27, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.