New Cumberland in Hancock County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 2002 by New Cumberland Woman's Club, and West Virginia Division of Archives and History.
Location. 40° 30.113′ N, 80° 36.693′ W. Marker is in New Cumberland, West Virginia, in Hancock County. Marker is on North Chester Street (West Virginia Route 2) south of Washington Street (West Virginia Route 8), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Cumberland WV 26047, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ohio River / Ohio River (approx. 0.2 miles away); New Cumberland (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brickyard Bend (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Old Town (approx. ¼ mile away); Captain John Porter / Chelsea China Company Contested County Seat (approx. ¼ mile away); Gravel Hill Academy (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named New Cumberland (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Cumberland.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 656 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 16, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.