Hopemont in Preston County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Hopemont State Hospital
Erected 1975 by West Virginia Department of Archives and History.
Location. 39° 26.163′ N, 79° 31.193′ W. Marker is in Hopemont, West Virginia, in Preston County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 7, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Terra Alta WV 26764, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Washington's Camp (approx. ¼ mile away); Terra Alta (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dr. Loomis' Grave (approx. 2.1 miles away); Preston County / Maryland (approx. 2.2 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps (approx. 3.8 miles away in Maryland); Forestry Beginning (approx. 3.9 miles away in Maryland); Charles Friend’s Home (approx. 5.3 miles away in Maryland); Fort Alice (approx. 5.4 miles away in Maryland). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hopemont.
Categories. • 20th Century • Science & Medicine •
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