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Barboursville in Cabell County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Old Toll House

 
 
Old Toll House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Nessa Chan, April 2, 2011
1. Old Toll House Marker
Inscription. This old toll house, built in 1837, stood below town of Barboursville on Guyan River bank; tolls collected on James River - Kanawha Turnpike from those using the ferry. Restored in 1950 by the D.A.R., Barboursville
 
Erected 1962 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
 
Location. 38° 24.534′ N, 82° 17.602′ W. Marker is in Barboursville, West Virginia, in Cabell County. Marker is on Main St.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Barboursville WV 25504, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nancy Cartmill Gardens (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Barboursville Engagement (about 600 feet away); Barboursville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Woody Williams Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Barboursville (approx. half a mile away); The Bryan Family (approx. 3.6 miles away); West Virginia Colored Children's Home (approx. 4.4 miles away); Guyandotte (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barboursville.
 
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