Grafton in Taylor County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list.
Location. 39° 20.785′ N, 80° 0.243′ W. Marker is in Grafton, West Virginia, in Taylor County. Marker is at the intersection of North Pike Street (U.S. 50) and Victory Avenue (U.S. 119), on the left when traveling west on North Pike Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grafton WV 26354, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Taylor County World War Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Grafton (a few steps from this Fallen But Not Forgotten (a few steps from this marker); The First Campaign (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Grafton (approx. one mile away); Old Catholic Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away); Valley Falls (approx. 1.8 miles away); Dedicated to the Memory of Thornsbury Bailey Brown (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grafton.
Additional keywords. It is in a small triangular park bounded by US 50, US 119, and Lincoln Street.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on March 10, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.