Talcott in Summers County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Big Bend Tunnel
Location. 37° 38.934′ N, 80° 46.05′ W. Marker is in Talcott, West Virginia, in Summers County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 3. Touch for map. Marker is 1.2 miles west of Talcott on WV 3. Marker is in this post office area: Talcott WV 24981, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Greenbrier (approx. 2 miles away); Civil War Camp (approx. 5.6 miles away); Wreck on the C&O (approx. 6 miles away); Fort Culbertson (approx. 6.2 miles away); Hinton (approx. 7 miles away); Greenbrier County / Summers County (approx. 8.1 miles away); Cook's Fort (approx. 8.2 miles away); Reformatory for Women (approx. 8.3 miles away).
Regarding Big Bend Tunnel. John Henry statue is in a park near the entrance of the Big Bend tunnel. The park is .85 miles from the intersection of Barger Springs road and WV3. To go to the park, go west along the railroad tracks to the entrance of the tunnel. The GPS Coordinates for the statue
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 482 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 6, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.