Parkersburg in Wood County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Ohio / West Virginia
Erected 1964 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Political Subdivisions. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History, and the West Virginia State Border Markers series lists.
Location. 39° 16.968′ N, 81° 33.132′ W. Marker is in Parkersburg, West Virginia, in Wood County. Marker is on Memorial Bridge Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Parkersburg WV 26101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 milesParkersburg High School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Julia-Ann Square Historic District (approx. 0.7 miles away); Peter G. Van Winkle (approx. 0.7 miles away); Sumner School / Robert W. Simmons (approx. 0.9 miles away); Parkersburg (approx. 1.2 miles away); W.H. Smith Hardward Co (approx. 1.3 miles away); Jacob Beeson Blair (approx. 1.3 miles away); Creating West Virginia (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Parkersburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 8, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 8, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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