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Frankford in Greenbrier County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Frankford

 
 
Frankford Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 21, 2008
1. Frankford Marker
Inscription. Col. John Stuart, who came here in 1769 with McClanahan, the Renicks, and companions, bought out earlier claims of William Hamilton. "The Cliffs" to the east offer one of the celebrated beauty spots of Greenbrier Valley.
 
Location. 37° 55.404′ N, 80° 23.068′ W. Marker is in Frankford, West Virginia, in Greenbrier County. Marker is on U.S. 219 0.2 miles north of Anthony Road (County Route 21), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Approximately 0.1 miles south of Williamsburg Road. Marker is in this post office area: Frankford WV 24938, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Col. John Stuart/Mathew Arbuckle (approx. 8.6 miles away); Greenbrier Military School (approx. 8.7 miles away); Greenbrier County War Memorial (approx. 8.9 miles away); Tribute to Men of the Mountains (approx. 8.9 miles away); Lewisburg Graded School Bell (approx. 9 miles away); Greenbrier County Courthouse (approx. 9 miles away); Confederate Cemetery / The Civil War (approx. 9 miles away); Colonial Army Rendezvous (approx. 9 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Frankford Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 21, 2008
2. Frankford Marker
The Frankford Presbyterian Church can be seen on the left in the background. Photo taken looking north on Route 219.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 11, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 11, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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