Burning Springs in Wirt County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 1963 by W, VA. Centennial Committee of the Oil and Natural Gas Industry, West Virginia Historic Commission.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list.
Location. 38° 59.511′ N, 81° 19.187′ W. Marker is in Burning Springs, West Virginia, in Wirt County. Memorial is on Little Kanawa Parkway (West Virginia Route 5) 0.6 miles north of Burning Springs Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elizabeth WV 26143, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least Burning Springs Oil Field (a few steps from this marker); Ruble Church (approx. 1˝ miles away); Elizabeth (approx. 6.4 miles away); First County Court (approx. 7.9 miles away); Cairo & Kanawha (approx. 8.8 miles away); Ritchie County / Wirt County (approx. 9.7 miles away); Camp Kootaga (approx. 11.1 miles away); Capture of Spencer (approx. 13.2 miles away).
Also see . . . The Rathbone Well. e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia (Submitted on May 6, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 6, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 501 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 6, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.