Near Proctor in Marshall County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
his way to Washington to
be inaugurated as the 12th
President of the U.S., found
his steamer blocked by ice
here. He left his boat and
completed his trip over the
Erected by West Virginia Department of Culture and History. (Marker Number ML 2.)
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 39° 48.17′ N, 80° 49.09′ W. Marker was near Proctor, West Virginia, in Marshall County. Marker was on West Virginia Route 2 south of Woodland and Graysville Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This historic marker is located along the side of the highway, opposite the Ohio River, a short distance south of where the highway crosses Fish Creek. This particular historic marker is facing south. Marker was in this post office area: Proctor WV 26055, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. George Rogers Clark (was here, next to this marker but has been reported missing. ); Baker's Station (was a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing. ); Cedar Curve Cemetery / Funerals in the Early 1800s Powhatan Point (approx. 4.1 miles away in Ohio); George Washington (approx. 4.1 miles away in Ohio); The Coal Industry at Powhatan Point / Powhatan Disaster, 1944 (approx. 4.3 miles away in Ohio); Frederick Kindelberger Stone House and Barn (approx. 5.1 miles away in Ohio); Mason-Dixon Line (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Proctor.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 24, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 546 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 24, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.