Near Hanging Rock in Hampshire County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 2003 by West Virginia Division of Archives & History.
Location. 39° 17.988′ N, 78° 36.213′ W. Marker is near Hanging Rock, West Virginia, in Hampshire County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 50 and State Highway 29, on the right when traveling west on U.S. 50. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Augusta WV 26704, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blue's Gap Battle (approx. 3 miles away); The Guns Of Jacob Sheetz (approx. 6.6 miles away); Mount Bethel Church (approx. 7.6 miles away); Grapeshot Among the Pines (approx. 8.4 miles away); Romney In The Civil War (approx. 8.4 miles away); W. Va School for the Deaf and Blind (approx. 8˝ miles away); Jackson's Headquarters (approx. 8˝ miles away); Hampshire County World War I Memorial (approx. 8.7 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,175 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.