Ronceverte in Greenbrier County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 1980 by West Virginia Department of History and Culture.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1780.
Location. 37° 44.855′ N, 80° 28.143′ W. Marker is in Ronceverte, West Virginia, in Greenbrier County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (U.S. 219) and Locust Street, on the right when traveling south on West Main Street. 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 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Hanging of David Creigh (approx. 1.3 miles away); Confederate Saltpeter Works (approx. 2.7 miles away); Organ Cave (approx. 2.9 miles away); Pontiac's War / Welsh CemeteryLewisburg (approx. 3.8 miles away); Greenbrier Military School (approx. 3.9 miles away); Dick Pointer (approx. 3.9 miles away); Battle of Lewisburg (approx. 3.9 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Historic District - City Of Ronceverte. Ronceverte’s rich lumber and railroad history is found everywhere from the historic depot and coaling tower located in the heart of the downtown, to the vast array of historic homes built to accommodate railroad and lumber executives, and medical and education professionals. (Submitted on August 24, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Ronceverte Historic District - National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. (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 357 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 24, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.