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Morgantown in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Purington House

 
 
Purington House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
1. Purington House Marker
Inscription.  
Purington House
Built in 1904 - 1905


Has Been Placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

By the United States
Department of the Interior

 
Erected by Laurel Chapter of Mortar Board, Class of 1990.
 
Location. 39° 38.065′ N, 79° 57.298′ W. Marker is in Morgantown, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Marker is on University Avenue north of Prospect Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morgantown WV 26501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stewart Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Elizabeth Moore Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); West Virginia University (within shouting distance of this marker); Martin Hall (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Orville Eberly Plaza (about 500 feet away); Bell of the Armored Cruiser U.S.S. West Virginia
Purington House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
2. Purington House Marker
(about 500 feet away); Brooks Hall (about 500 feet away); Mast of the Battleship West Virginia (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgantown.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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