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Near Marlinton in Pocahontas County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Edray

 
 
Edray Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 12, 2010
1. Edray Marker
Inscription. Site of early settlement and fort of Thomas Drinnon. Scene of attacks by Indians in 1774 and 1778. To the east, on the land of Jacob Warwick, stood Fort Clover Lick, garrisoned during the Revolutionary War by Augusta County militia.
 
Location. 38° 16.207′ N, 80° 5.549′ W. Marker is near Marlinton, West Virginia, in Pocahontas County. Marker is at the intersection of Seneca Trail (U.S. 219) and Back Mountain Road (County Route 1), on the left when traveling north on Seneca Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marlinton WV 24954, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marlinton (approx. 3.3 miles away); Marlinton: Heritage (approx. 3.3 miles away); Natural History and Heritage (approx. 6 miles away); Huntersville Jail / Presbyterian Church (approx. 6.9 miles away); Huntersville (approx. 7 miles away); Tuscarora (Clinton) Sand (approx. 7.7 miles away); Black Mountain Fire (approx. 8 miles away); More Than Meets The Eye (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marlinton.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Seneca Trail & Back Mountain Rd (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 12, 2010
2. Seneca Trail & Back Mountain Rd (facing north)
Seneca Trail & Back Mountain Rd (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 12, 2010
3. Seneca Trail & Back Mountain Rd (facing south)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 488 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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