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St. Mary's in Pleasants County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

St. Mary's

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, January 11, 2015
1. St. Mary's Marker
Inscription. Established as a town, 1851, by Alexander H. Creel on land originally granted to Henry Thomas, Revolutionary soldier, in 1785. Creel built the "Cain House", which became one of the most famous of the Ohio River taverns.
 
Location. 39° 23.356′ N, 81° 12.339′ W. Marker is in St. Mary's, West Virginia, in Pleasants County. Marker is at the intersection of West Virginia Route 2 and George Street, on the right when traveling north on State Route 2. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Marys WV 26170, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hi Carpenter Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pleasants County / State of Ohio (approx. 0.4 miles away); Early Settlers (approx. one mile away); Captain Gordon C. Greene / Captain Mary Becker Greene (approx. 1.4 miles away in Ohio); Vaucluse (approx. 1.6 miles away); Harrisville (approx. 14.9 miles away); Wells Family Cemetery (approx. 15.8 miles away); Fly Landing of the Sistersville Ferry (approx. 16.3 miles away in Ohio). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Mary's.
 
Also see . . .  Welcome to the City of St. Mary's, West Virginia. (Submitted on January 11, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
St. Mary's Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 11, 2015
2. St. Mary's Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 11, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 209 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 11, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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