Triadelphia in Ohio County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 1979 by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
Location. 40° 3.184′ N, 80° 37.657′ W. Marker is in Triadelphia, West Virginia, in Ohio County. Marker is on National Road (U.S. 40) east of Chapel Mill Road (Local Route 8), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in front of City Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Triadelphia WV 26059, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elm Grove Stone Bridge (approx. 1.8 miles away); “Monument Place” (approx. 1.8 miles away); Forks of Wheeling Creek (approx. 1.8 miles away); Roney’s Point (approx. 2.1 miles away); Jesse Lee Reno (approx. 2.2 miles away); Madonna of the Trail (approx. 2.2 miles away); State’s Birthplace (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Madonna of the Trail (approx. 2.2 miles away).
More about this marker. A blockhouse is a sturdy fortified building designed with ports for defensive firing and observation.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,609 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on April 13, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3, 4. submitted on January 4, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.