Near Weirton in Hancock County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Peter Tarr Furnace
Erected 1963 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
Location. 40° 26.18′ N, 80° 35.638′ W. Marker is near Weirton, West Virginia, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of West Virginia Route 2 and Kings Creek Road (County Route 11), on the right when traveling north on State Route 2. Touch for map. Located at the split between Wylie Ridge Road and Kings Creek Road, north of Weirton. Marker is in this post office area: Weirton WV 26062, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Peter Tarr Furnace (approx. 1.1 miles away); Three Springs Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Monument / Guiseppe Moretti (approx. 2 miles away in Ohio); Holliday's Cove (approx. 2.4 miles away); Hancock County / Brooke County (approx. 2.6 miles away); Brickyard Bend New Cumberland (approx. 4 miles away); Ohio River Lock and Dam 10 Site (approx. 4.1 miles away in Ohio). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weirton.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 673 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 4, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.