Beckley in Raleigh County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected by West Virginia Department of Culture and History. (Marker Number RA 1.)
Location. 37° 46.298′ N, 81° 10.41′ W. Marker is in Beckley, West Virginia, in Raleigh County. Marker can be reached from Laurel Terrace west of F Street. Touch for map. The marker is located in front of the Wildwood House Museum, next to the visitor parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 123 Laurel Terrace, Beckley WV 25801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pinecrest Sanitarium (approx. 0.8 miles away); Eccles Mine Explosions (approx. 0.9 miles away); Civil War Site (approx. one mile away); The Attar Center (approx. one mile away); Beckley Superintendent's House (approx. 1½ miles away); Bachelor’s Shanty (approx. 1½ miles away); Big Beaver Creek Ancient Fortification (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beckley.
Also see . . .
1. City of Beckley: Wildwood House Museum. Typifying the mountaineer spirit in the truest sense, the house became know as “Wildwood”. (Submitted on September 7, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Wildwood - National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. (Submitted on September 8, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 7, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.