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Wheeling in Ohio County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Wheeling High School

1909 - 1976

 

“The Old Gold and Blue”

 
Site of Wheeling High School Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 20, 2010
1. Site of Wheeling High School Marker
Inscription.

On this site stood Wheeling High School. The bricks and the mortar are gone, but the memory of her will linger on in the hearts of those who loved her.

 
Erected 1985 by the New Wheeling High School Alumni Association.
 
Location. 40° 3.651′ N, 80° 43.344′ W. Marker is in Wheeling, West Virginia, in Ohio County. Marker is on Chapline Street south of 20th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2115 Chapline Street, Wheeling WV 26003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Our Lady of Mount Lebanon Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Athenaeum (approx. 0.2 miles away); B & O Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); Baltimore and Ohio Passenger Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Custom House (approx. 0.2 miles away); The First Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); Independence Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); First State Capitol (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wheeling.
 
Also see . . .  Postcard of Wheeling High School. (Submitted on May 10, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Education
 
Site of Wheeling High School Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 20, 2010
2. Site of Wheeling High School Marker
Looking south along Chapline Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 232 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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