Wheeling in Ohio County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Mount de Chantal
Erected 2009 by West Virginia Division of Archives and History.
Location. 40° 4.167′ N, 80° 41.652′ W. Marker is in Wheeling, West Virginia, in Ohio County. Marker is on Washington Avenue (Interstate 70), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wheeling WV 26003, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Washingtons (approx. 0.6 miles away); Vineyard Hills (approx. 1.3 miles away); Alexis de Tocqueville (approx. 1.3 miles away); First State Capitol (approx. 1.4 miles away); In Honor of All who Served (approx. 1.4 miles away); Board of Trade and Court Theatre (approx. 1.4 miles away); Independence Hall (approx. 1½ miles away); The First Campaign (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wheeling.
Regarding Mount de Chantal.
The Sisters of the Visitation left the Mount de Chantal site in May 2010. The property is currently available for sale --- it is possible that some or all of the physical plant may be demolished by a new owner.
Also see . . . A History of Mount de Chantal. (Submitted on May 28, 2010.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2010, by Charles A. Julian of Wheeling, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 653 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on May 23, 2010, by Charles A. Julian of Wheeling, West Virginia. 2. submitted on January 11, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on November 25, 2015. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.