Near Ronceverte in Greenbrier County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Environment • Industry & Commerce • Paleontology • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list.
Location. 37° 42.755′ N, 80° 26.485′ W. Marker is near Ronceverte, West Virginia, in Greenbrier County. Marker is at the intersection of 219 and Hokes Mill Road (County Road 62), on the right when traveling west on 219. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ronceverte WV 24970, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Saltpeter Works (approx. half a mile away); Ronceverte (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Hanging of David Creigh (approx. 3.9 miles away); Berea Sand (approx. 5.4 miles away); Pontiac's War / Welsh CemeteryGreenbrier Military School (approx. 5.9 miles away); Lewisburg Battle (approx. 6 miles away); Dick Pointer (approx. 6.1 miles away).
Regarding Organ Cave. Organ Cave and its history in the Civil War
Also see . . .
1. e-WV | Organ Cave. Organ Cave has 11 entrances and is the second-largest cave in West Virginia with about 40 miles of surveyed passages. (Submitted on August 24, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Organ Cave - National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. (Submitted on August 24, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. Organ Cave, A National Landmark In West Virginia!. Organ Cave has played a significant role in the American history as well as providing a living laboratory for scientists in the fields of geology, archeology, biology, hydrology and palentology. (Submitted on August 24, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 24, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 24, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.