Near Elkview in Kanawha County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Captain John Young/John Young Early Settler
Erected 1995 by Sponsored by Veterans of Foreign Wars – Post 8516 and Ladies Auxiliary – West Virginia, Archives and History.
Location. 38° 27.647′ N, 81° 25.431′ W. Marker is near Elkview, West Virginia, in Kanawha County. Marker is on Elk River Road (U.S. 119) just from Milton Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elkview WV 25071, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies Town of Clendenin (approx. 4.3 miles away); Petrochemical Plant (approx. 4.4 miles away); Simon Kenton (approx. 7 miles away); Daniel Boone (approx. 12½ miles away); a different marker also named Daniel Boone (approx. 12½ miles away); Charleston 's Civil War Sites (approx. 12½ miles away); Craik-Patton House (approx. 12½ miles away); Ruffner Well (approx. 13.1 miles away).
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary • Wars, US Indian •
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