Northfork in McDowell County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Elizabeth Simpson Drewry
Erected 2005 by West Virginia Division of Archives and History.
Location. 37° 24.976′ N, 81° 26.176′ W. Marker is in Northfork, West Virginia, in McDowell County. Marker is on U.S. 52, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Northfork WV 24868, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War I Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); Bramwell (approx. 8.8 miles away); Mill Creek Coal & Coke Co. (approx. 8.8 miles away); Pocahontas Mine No. 1 (approx. 9 miles away in Virginia); Jordan Nelson’s Coal Bank (approx. 9.2 miles away); Pocahontas Cemetery (approx. 9.2 miles away in Virginia); Pocahontas (approx. 9.2 miles away in Virginia); Abb’s Valley (approx. 9.2 miles away in Virginia).
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,472 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.