Near Albright in Preston County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2012 by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
Location. 39° 27.617′ N, 79° 38.984′ W. Marker is near Albright, West Virginia, in Preston County. Marker is at the intersection of West Virginia Route 7 and St. Joe Road (Local Route 7/12), on the right when traveling west on State Route 7. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Albright WV 26519, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. “The Pines” (approx. 2.1 miles away); Price's Tavern (approx. 2.2 miles away); Preston County Courthouse (approx. 2.2 miles away); Kingwood (approx. 2.2 miles away); Albright (approx. 2.4 miles away); Old Iron Furnace (approx. 4.8 miles away); Imagining an Iron Furnace in Operation (approx. 4.8 miles away); Dr. Loomis' Grave (approx. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albright.
Regarding Dunkard Bottom. The West Virginia Army National Guard camp mentioned on the marker is Camp Dawson.
Categories. • Military • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 300 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 6, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.