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Middlebourne in Tyler County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Middlebourne

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, March 19, 2017
1. Middlebourne Marker
Inscription. Established, 1813. Named because it was halfway between Pennsylvania and the old salt wells on the Kanawha above Charleston. The "Jug Handle" on Middle Island Creek is one of the noted beauty spots of the Ohio Valley.
 
Location. 39° 29.532′ N, 80° 54.217′ W. Marker is in Middlebourne, West Virginia, in Tyler County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (West Virginia Route 18) and Court Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Located at the Tyler County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Middlebourne WV 26149, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Van Camp (approx. 6.9 miles away); Sistersville (approx. 7 miles away); Wells Family Cemetery (approx. 7 miles away); "Big Moses" Well / Polecat Oil Well (approx. 7.1 miles away); Little Sister (approx. 7.1 miles away); Fly Landing of the Sistersville Ferry (approx. 7.4 miles away in Ohio); George Washington (approx. 7 miles away in Ohio); Sardis Historic Town Pump (approx. 9 miles away in Ohio).
 
Also see . . .  Town of Middlebourne, West Virginia. (Submitted on March 19, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
Middlebourne Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, March 19, 2017
2. Middlebourne Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 19, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 115 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 19, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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