Ridgley in Mineral County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Location. 39° 34.548′ N, 78° 47.407′ W. Marker is in Ridgley, West Virginia, in Mineral County. Marker is on Short Gap Highway (West Virginia Route 956) 0.1 miles north of Furnace Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ridgeley WV 26753, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brady's Crossing (approx. 2.4 miles away in Maryland); Jane Frazier (approx. 4½ miles away in Maryland); “Spendelow Camp” (approx. 4½ miles away in Maryland); Fort Ashby (approx. 5.1 miles away); American Discovery Trail (approx. 5.1 miles away); "Braddock's Road" (was approx. 5.1 miles away in Maryland but has been reported missing. ); a different marker also named Fort Ashby (approx. 5.1 miles away); Fort Ohio (approx. 5.2 miles away).
Categories. • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 783 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.