Charleston in Kanawha County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
First Gas Well
Erected 1974 by West Virginia Department of Archives and History.
Location. 38° 20.674′ N, 81° 37.986′ W. Marker is in Charleston, West Virginia, in Kanawha County. Marker is on Kanawha Boulevard just west of Brooks Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Next to the banks of the Kanawha River. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston WV 25301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Lee (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Clendenin (within shouting distance of this marker); William Blizzard (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Charleston (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Block (approx. 0.4 miles away); State Capitol (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named The Block (approx. half a mile away); Military Occupation (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 377 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 12, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.