Wardensville in Hardy County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
West Virginia / Virginia
Virginia. Named for Queen Elizabeth the Virgin Queen of England. Site of the first permanent English settlement, 1607, in America. One of the 13 original colonies. Virginia is the birthplace of eight Presidents of the United States.
Erected 2012 by West Virginia Archives and History.
Location. 39° 5.146′ N, 78° 30.804′ W. Marker is in Wardensville, West Virginia, in Hardy County. Marker is on West Virginia Route 55 west of the Virginia state line, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wardensville WV 26851, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Population Center (approx. 4.2 miles away); Wardensville (approx. 4.2 miles away); a different marker also named Wardensville (approx. 4.2 miles away); Frederick County / Shenandoah County Capon Springs (approx. 5.2 miles away); Capon Lake Whipple Truss Bridge (approx. 5.2 miles away); Lost and Found (approx. 7.7 miles away); Fisher’s Hill (approx. 8.4 miles away in Virginia). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wardensville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 17, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 17, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.