Fort Ashby in Mineral County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 1966 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Whiskey Rebellion, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects marker series.
Location. 39° 30.311′ N, 78° 45.923′ W. Marker is in Fort Ashby, West Virginia, in Mineral County. Marker is on Green St., on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Ashby WV 26719, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. American Discovery Trail (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Fort Ashby (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Sellers (approx. 5.1 miles away); Wire Bridge Engagement (approx. 6.1 miles away); Camp Washington (approx. 6.1 miles away); Brady's Crossing (approx. 7.1 miles away in Maryland); Jane Frazier (approx. 8.4 miles away in Maryland); Maryland’s Liberty Tree (approx. 8˝ miles away in Maryland). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Ashby.
Also see . . . Fort Ashby - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Notable Events • Notable Persons • War, French and Indian •
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 965 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 25, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.