Martinsburg in Berkeley County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Avenue of Flags Monument
Martinsburg has grown and prospered for two hundred years because of the hopes, prayers, andhard work of its citizenry. This plaque is dedicated this 21st day of October, 1978 to Martinsburg’s future generations in the belief that our forefathers’ high ideals will be crried forth in the approaching years of our city and nation.
Location. 39° 27.367′ N, 77° 57.817′ W. Marker is in Martinsburg, West Virginia, in Berkeley County. Marker is at the intersection of Queen Street (U.S. 11) and King Street (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling north on Queen Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Martinsburg WV 25401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Martinsburg (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Federal Building (approx. 0.2 miles Martinsburg / Berkeley Riflemen (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Adam Stephen (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Adam Stephen House and Triple Brick Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roundhouses and Shops / Railroad Strike of 1877 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Berkeley Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Martinsburg.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 4, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,839 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 4, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Long shot of mini-plaza showing entire flagpole • Names of artworks and names of artists • Can you help?