Alderson in Greenbrier County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Exploration • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1777.
Location. 37° 43.548′ N, 80° 38.556′ W. Marker is in Alderson, West Virginia, in Greenbrier County. Marker is at the intersection of Riverview Avenue (West Virginia Route 12) and Monroe Street, on the right when traveling east on Riverview Avenue. The marker is located on the north end of the Alderson Memorial Bridge. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alderson WV 24910, 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. Alderson Memorial Bridge History (within shouting distance of this marker); Alderson Lion (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Greenbrier County / Monroe County Alderson's Ferry (about 600 feet away); Alderson Baptist Academy and Junior College (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reformatory for Women (approx. 0.4 miles away); Greenbrier County / Summers County (approx. 1.3 miles away); Fort Greenbrier (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alderson.
Also see . . . The History of Alderson, West Virginia. (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 584 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 24, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.