Near Bluefield in Mercer County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
The Birth of Pinnacle Rock State Park
Location. 37° 19.277′ N, 81° 17.536′ W. Marker is near Bluefield, West Virginia, in Mercer County. Marker can be reached from Coal Heritage Road (U.S. 52) north of Bluefield, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. It is at the beginning of the trail up to the overlook. 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. Pinnacle Rock (within shouting distance of this marker); Bramwell (approx. 2 miles away); Mill Creek Coal & Coke Co. (approx. 2 miles away); West Virginia / Mercer County (approx. 2.2 miles away); Jordan Nelson’s Coal Bank (approx. 2.3 miles away); Abb’s Valley Pocahontas (approx. 2˝ miles away in Virginia); Pocahontas Cemetery (approx. 2˝ miles away in Virginia).
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Landmarks • Natural Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 14, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 14, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.