Ansted in Fayette County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Sponsored by the W. Va. Centennial Committee of the Oil and Natural Gas Industry
Erected 1963 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
Location. 38° 7.281′ N, 81° 7.111′ W. Marker is in Ansted, West Virginia, in Fayette County. Marker can be reached from West Main Street (U.S. 60) near Orchard Street. Touch for map. This marker is located at Hawk's Nest State Park Lodge. Marker is in this post office area: Ansted WV 25812, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hawk’s Nest (approx. half a mile away); Hawk's Nest Tunnel Disaster (approx. half a mile away); "Contentment" (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Contentment (approx. 0.9 miles away); New Haven Veterans' Memorial (approx. 1˝ miles away); Jackson's Mother (approx. 1˝ miles away); Westlake Cemetery (approx. 1.6 miles away); Tyree Tavern (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ansted.
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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 989 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.