Near Bluewell in Mercer County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 2008 by West Virginia Archives and History.
Location. 37° 19.269′ N, 81° 17.575′ W. Marker is near Bluewell, West Virginia, in Mercer County. Marker is on Coal Heritage Road (U.S. 52) north of Bluewell, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bluefield WV 24701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Birth of Pinnacle Rock State Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Bramwell (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mill Creek Coal & Coke Co. (approx. 1.9 miles away); West Virginia / Mercer County (approx. 2.1 miles away); Jordan Nelson’s Coal Bank (approx. 2.3 miles away); Abb’s Valley (approx. 2.4 miles away in Virginia); Pocahontas (approx. 2.4 miles away in Virginia); Pocahontas Cemetery (approx. 2.4 miles away in Virginia).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 288 times since then and 29 times this year. Last updated on November 13, 2015, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 12, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.