Near Franklin in Pendleton County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Murder of Ambrose Meadows
Pendleton County Civil War Landmark
Location. 38° 40.317′ N, 79° 18.154′ W. Marker is near Franklin, West Virginia, in Pendleton County. Marker is on U.S. 33, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin WV 26807, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Franklin (approx. 2.6 miles away); Pendleton County World War I Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); McCoy House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Devonian Shale (approx. 4.2 miles away); Confederate Prayer Service (approx. 4.4 miles away); Fort Seybert (approx. 4.9 miles away); Germany Valley (approx. 5.8 miles away); Last Union Raid (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Also see . . . Murder of Reverend Meadows. The Meadows story is rather complicated, but is briefly summarized in this article. (Submitted on August 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,800 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.