Riverton in Pendleton County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
“Battle” of Riverton
March 2nd 1862
—First Union Raid into Pendleton County —
Location. 38° 44.48′ N, 79° 26.142′ W. Marker is in Riverton, West Virginia, in Pendleton County. Marker can be reached from German Valley Road (County Route 9) east of Mountaineer Drive (U.S. 33). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Riverton WV 26814, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named The "Battle" of Riverton (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oriskany Sand (approx. ¼ mile away); Tuscarora (Clinton) Sand (approx. 2.9 miles away); Last Union Raid (approx. 3.1 miles away); Germany Valley (approx. 3.1 miles away); Spruce Knob (approx. 5 miles away); Seneca Rocks (approx. 7.2 miles away); More Than One Way Up (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Riverton.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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