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Near Point Pleasant in Mason 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. 38° 50.136′ N, 82° 7.418′ W. Marker is near Point Pleasant, West Virginia, in Mason County. Marker is at the intersection of Krodel Park Road and West Virginia Route 62, on the left when traveling north on Krodel Park Road. Touch for map. Krodel Park Road is the turn for Fort Randolph. Marker is in this post office area: Point Pleasant WV 25550, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Boone’s Trading Post (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Point Pleasant (approx. 0.9 miles away); “Border Grays” (approx. 0.9 miles away); Point Pleasant Battle (approx. 0.9 miles away); War of 1812 (approx.
Andrew & Charles Lewis March Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 22, 2018
2. Andrew & Charles Lewis March Marker
0.9 miles away); “Legend of the Mothman” (approx. 0.9 miles away); George Rogers Clark (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Battle of Point Pleasant (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Point Pleasant.
 
Additional keywords. Route 62 is also Route 2 at this point.
 
Categories. Wars, US Indian
 
Krodel Park Pond and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 22, 2018
3. Krodel Park Pond and Marker
 
 
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 23 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 2, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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