Near Wellsburg in Brooke County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
George Washington Crossing, 1770
Erected 2008 by West Virginia Archives & History.
Location. 40° 18.473′ N, 80° 35.986′ W. Marker is near Wellsburg, West Virginia, in Brooke County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 2 0.1 miles north of Cross Creek Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. This historic marker is located on the east side of State Route 2 (opposite the Ohio River), just north of the Cross Creek Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Wellsburg WV 26070, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Decker (approx. 1.1 miles away); Patrick M. Gass (approx. 1.6 miles away); Patrick Gass (approx. 1.7 miles away); Brooke County Veterans Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); The Wellsburg United Methodist Church (approx. 2˝ miles away); Grimes Golden Apple (approx. 2.7 miles away); Wellsburg's Giant Sycamore (approx. 2.8 miles away); 1788 Wells Log House (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wellsburg.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Exploration • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 2, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,756 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 2, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.