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Green Sulphur Springs in Summers County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Andrew & Charles Lewis March

 
 
Andrew & Charles Lewis March Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 22, 2018
1. Andrew & Charles Lewis March Marker
Inscription. The nearby highway is part of route traversing W. Va. from Lewisburg to Point Pleasant memorialized by the state to commemorate the march of the American Colonial army of 1,200 men led by Andrew & Charles Lewis. After a month's march this army defeated a Shawnee Indian force led by Cornstalk at the Battle of Point Pleasant on the banks of the Ohio & Kanawha rivers, October 10, 1774.
 
Erected 1982 by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
 
Location. 37° 48.586′ N, 80° 48.96′ W. Marker is in Green Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, in Summers County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 20 just north of Exit 143 for Green Sulphur Springs (Interstate 64). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Meadow Bridge WV 25976, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sandstone High School (approx. 4.8 miles away); Brooks Overlook-Welcome (approx. 7.2 miles away); Greenbrier County / Summers County (approx. 9.9 miles away); Hinton (approx. 10.4 miles away); Reformatory for Women (approx. 10.8 miles
Andrew & Charles Lewis March Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 22, 2018
2. Andrew & Charles Lewis March Marker
away); Alderson Baptist Academy and Junior College (approx. 11.1 miles away); Alderson (approx. 11.1 miles away); Meadow River Lumber Company/United Methodist Church (approx. 11.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraWars, US Indian
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 25 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 2, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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