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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Fayette County, West Virginia

 
Clickable Map of Fayette County, West Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Fayette County, WV (97) Greenbrier County, WV (69) Kanawha County, WV (81) Nicholas County, WV (38) Raleigh County, WV (42) Summers County, WV (37)  FayetteCounty(97) Fayette County (97)  GreenbrierCounty(69) Greenbrier County (69)  KanawhaCounty(81) Kanawha County (81)  NicholasCounty(38) Nicholas County (38)  RaleighCounty(42) Raleigh County (42)  SummersCounty(37) Summers County (37)
Adjacent to Fayette County, West Virginia
    Greenbrier County (69)
    Kanawha County (81)
    Nicholas County (38)
    Raleigh County (42)
    Summers County (37)
 
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GEOGRAPHIC SORT
1West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — "Contentment"
On West Main Street (U.S. 60).
2West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — "Halfway House"
On James River and Kanawha Turnpike East (County Route 60/33) at Tyree Street, on the right when traveling east on James River and Kanawha Turnpike East. Reported missing.
3West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Contentment — Home of George W. Imboden
On West Main Street (U.S. 60) at 3rd Street, on the right when traveling south on West Main Street.
4West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Did You Know?
Near East Main Street (U.S. 60) at Holley Street.
5West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Hawk’s Nest
On U.S. 60 1.7 miles west of Fox Avenue, on the right when traveling east.
6West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Hawk’s Nest Tunnel
On Midland Trail (U.S. 60), on the left when traveling west.
7West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Hawks Nest Strike
Near East Main Street (U.S. 60) at Holley Street.
8West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — FA 1 — Hawk's Nest Tunnel Disaster
Near Midland Trail (U.S. 60) 0.4 miles west of Short Street.
9West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Hawk's Nest Tunnel Disaster
Near East Main Street (U.S. 60) at Holley Street.
10West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — History Around the Cupola
Near East Main Street (U.S. 60) at Holley Street.
11West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Jackson's Mother
On East Main Street (U.S. 60) at Cemetery Street, on the left when traveling west on East Main Street.
12West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — New Haven Veterans' Memorial — VFW Post 7695
On East Main Street (U.S. 60) at Cemetery Street, on the left when traveling west on East Main Street.
13West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Salt Sand
Near West Main Street (U.S. 60) near Orchard Street.
14West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Tyree Tavern — Confederate and Union Headquarters
On James River and Kanawha Turnpike (County Route 60/33) at Tyree Street, on the right when traveling east on James River and Kanawha Turnpike.
15West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — Westlake Cemetery — Burial Place of Julia Jackson
On Cemetery Street at Clay Street on Cemetery Street.
16West Virginia (Fayette County), Ansted — William Nelson Page
Near East Main Street (U.S. 60) at Holley Street.
17West Virginia (Fayette County), Boomer — Ancient Works
On U.S. 60 0.4 miles east of Park Road.
18West Virginia (Fayette County), Clifftop — Camp Washington Carver — African American Heritage Tour —
19West Virginia (Fayette County), Clifftop — Camp Washington-Carver
On Camp Carver Road (Local Route 11/3) 1.2 miles west of Clifftop Road (County Route 11), on the right when traveling north.
20West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Abraham Vandal
On North Court Street (West Virginia Route 16).
21West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Battle of Fayetteville — Defense and Retreat
On North Court Street (State Highway 16) at Wiseman Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North Court Street.
22West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Battle of Fayetteville — (1862) / (1863)
On North Court Street (Route 16) at Keller Avenue (County Route 82), on the right when traveling north on North Court Street.
23West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Fayette County Law Enforcement Officers' Memorial
Near East Maple Street at North Court Street (West Virginia Route 16).
24West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Fayetteville
On North Court Street (West Virginia Route 16), on the left when traveling west.
25West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Fayetteville Korean War Memorial
26West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Fayetteville Town Park
On Academy Court (County Road 8) at Park Drive, on the right when traveling east on Academy Court.
27West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — From Coal Mining to Rock Climbing — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Fayette Station Road (County Road 82), on the right when traveling east.
28West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Growth of an Era — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Fayette Station Road (County Road 82) 2.9 miles west of Lansing Loop (County Road 85/3), on the left when traveling west.
29West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Indirect Firing
On Nickelville Road (County Route 19/1) north of Talbert Road, on the left when traveling south.
30West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Marquis de Lafayette — (1757-1834)
On North Court Street (West Virginia Route 16), on the left when traveling east.
31West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Natural Renewal
On Fayette Station Road (County Road 82), on the right when traveling east.
32West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — New River Gorge Bridge
On Visitors Center Road 0.2 miles west of Fayette Mine Road (County Road 85/9), on the left when traveling west.
33West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Spanning the Gorge — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Fayette Station Road (County Road 82), on the right when traveling east.
34West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — The Bridge
On Visitors Center Road, on the left when traveling west.
35West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Townsend's Ferry
On Fayette Station Rd.
36West Virginia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Vandalia Cemetery
On High Street north of West Wiseman Avenue, on the left when traveling west.
37West Virginia (Fayette County), Gauley Bridge — Battles For The Bridges — Gauley Bridge - A Town in Between
On Midland Trail (U.S. 60) at Taylor Hill Road, on the right when traveling west on Midland Trail.
38West Virginia (Fayette County), Gauley Bridge — Christopher Q. Tompkins / Gauley Mount
On Midland Trail (U.S. 60) 9.7 miles west of West Virginia Route 16, on the right when traveling west.
39West Virginia (Fayette County), Gauley Bridge — Gauley Bridge
On U.S. 60 0.1 miles east of West Virginia Route 16, on the right when traveling east.
40West Virginia (Fayette County), Gauley Bridge — Gauley Bridge War Memorial
41West Virginia (Fayette County), Glen Ferris — Camp Reynolds
On U.S. 60, on the right when traveling east.
42West Virginia (Fayette County), Glen Jean — Bank of Glen Jean — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Glen Jean Lane (Local Road 94) at McKell Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Glen Jean Lane.
43West Virginia (Fayette County), Glen Jean — Glen Jean — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Main Street (County Road 25/9) just south of McKell Avenue, on the right when traveling south.
44West Virginia (Fayette County), Glen Jean — Glen Jean Athletic Club
On Main Street.
45West Virginia (Fayette County), Glen Jean — Play Ball! — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Glen Jean Lane (Local Road 94) at McKell Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Glen Jean Lane.
46West Virginia (Fayette County), Hilton Village — Andrew & Charles Lewis March
On U.S. 60 at West Virginia Route 41, on the right when traveling east on U.S. 60.
47West Virginia (Fayette County), Kaymoor — Kaymoor One Mine
On Kaymoor Road (County Route 9/2), on the right when traveling north.
48West Virginia (Fayette County), Kaymoor — Mountain Haulage
On Kaymoor Road (County Route 9/2), on the right when traveling north.
49West Virginia (Fayette County), Lansing — New River — An Eastern Oddity
On Visitor Center Road.
50West Virginia (Fayette County), Lansing — New River Gorge Scenic Drives — New River Gorge National River
On Visitor Center Road.
51West Virginia (Fayette County), Lansing — Smoke, Coke, Coal, and Kaymoor — New River Gorge
On Visitor Center Road.
52West Virginia (Fayette County), Lansing — The Bridge
On Visitor Center Road.
53West Virginia (Fayette County), Lansing — The Deceptive Forest — New River Gorge
On Visitor Center Road.
54West Virginia (Fayette County), Lansing — Trail to Bridge Overlook — New River Gorge Bridge
On Visitor Center Road.
55West Virginia (Fayette County), Lansing — Welcome to New River Gorge National River
On Visitor Center Road.
56West Virginia (Fayette County), Layland — Layland Mine Disaster
On Stanaford Road (West Virginia Route 41) 3.8 miles from Meadow Bridge Road (County Route 41), on the left when traveling south.
57West Virginia (Fayette County), Lookout — Spy Rock
On U.S. 60 at Spy Rock Loop, on the right when traveling east on U.S. 60.
58West Virginia (Fayette County), Montgomery — Christopher H. Payne
On 2nd Avenue (West Virginia Route 61) 0.1 miles east of College Street, on the right when traveling west.
59West Virginia (Fayette County), Montgomery — Fayette County / Kanawha County
On Fayette Pike West (West Virginia Route 61) 0.1 miles east of Jackson Street, on the left when traveling east.
60West Virginia (Fayette County), Montgomery — Montgomery
On 4th Avenue east of Washington Street, on the right when traveling east.
61West Virginia (Fayette County), Montgomery — Montgomery
Near Deepwater Mountain Road (West Virginia Route 61) at the Montgomery Bridge (West Virginia Route 6), on the right when traveling east.
62West Virginia (Fayette County), Montgomery — West Virginia Institute of Technology
On Fayette Pike West (West Virginia Route 61) 0.3 miles east of Jackson Street, on the right when traveling east.
63West Virginia (Fayette County), Mossy — Coal Camp History
On Bishop Ranch (West Virginia Route 612) at Milburn Road (County Route 1/5) when traveling east on Bishop Ranch.
64West Virginia (Fayette County), Mossy — Mossy — Paint Creek Scenic Trail — Raleigh, Fayette, & Kanawha Counties, WV —
On Bishop Ranch (West Virginia Route 612) at Milburn Road (County Route 1/5), on the right when traveling east on Bishop Ranch.
65West Virginia (Fayette County), Mossy — The Rebirth of Paint Creek
On Bishop Ranch (West Virginia Route 612) at Milburn Road (County Route 1/5), on the right when traveling east on Bishop Ranch.
66West Virginia (Fayette County), Mount Hope — DuBois High School
On West Virginia Route 16 north of Virginia Street, on the right when traveling south.
67West Virginia (Fayette County), Mount Hope — Dubois School History — So let us not forget the roots that brought us this far
On Main Street (West Virginia Route 211) 0.2 miles west of Route 16, on the right when traveling east.
68West Virginia (Fayette County), Mount Hope — Mount Hope Coal History
On Main Street (West Virginia Route 211) 0.2 miles west of Route 16, on the left when traveling west.
69West Virginia (Fayette County), Mount Hope — Mount Hope Early Town History
On Main Street (Route 211) 0.2 miles west of West Virginia Route 16, on the right when traveling east.
70West Virginia (Fayette County), Mount Hope — Mount Hope Landmarks
On Main Street (West Virginia Route 211) 0.2 miles west of West Virginia Route 16, on the right when traveling east.
71West Virginia (Fayette County), Mount Hope — Mount Hope School History
On Main Street (West Virginia Route 211) 0.2 miles west of West Virginia Route 16, on the right when traveling east.
72West Virginia (Fayette County), Nallen — Nallen / Wilderness Lumber Company
On West Virginia Route 41 0.4 miles south of Nallen Road, on the left when traveling south.
73West Virginia (Fayette County), Oak Hill — Oak Hill Railroad Depot
On Central Avenue at Virginia Street, on the right when traveling south on Central Avenue.
74West Virginia (Fayette County), Oak Hill — Oakwood Mine Complex
On West Virginia Route 612 at Torrey Fork Road (County Route 15/2), on the right when traveling west on State Route 612.
75West Virginia (Fayette County), Prince — Fayette County / Raleigh County
On Stanaford Road (West Virginia Route 41) at Prince Army Camp Road (Local Route 41/39), on the right when traveling east on Stanaford Road.
76West Virginia (Fayette County), Quinnimont — Quinnimont Missionary Baptist Church — African American Heritage Tour — New River Gorge National River, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Stanford Road (West Virginia Route 41) 0.2 miles north of County Road 41/27, on the right when traveling north.
77West Virginia (Fayette County), Rainelle — Gen. Robert E. Lee
On Midland Trail (U.S. 60) at Cavendish Road (Local Route 60/17), on the left when traveling east on Midland Trail.
78West Virginia (Fayette County), Rainelle — Sewell Mountain Campaign
On Midland Trail 3.7 miles west of Rainelle, on the left when traveling west.
79West Virginia (Fayette County), Ravenseye — Old Stone House
On Midland Trail (U.S. 60) at Stonehouse Road (County Route 10), on the right when traveling east on Midland Trail.
80West Virginia (Fayette County), Terry — Army Camp — New River Gorge National River
On Prince Army Camp Road (County Road 41/39) 2.1 miles west of Stanaford Road (State Route 41).
81West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — A Railroad Town — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road (County Road 25/2) at Beury Mountain Road (County Road 25/2), on the right when traveling north on Thurmond Road.
82West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — A Town Built on Top of Itself — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road (County Route 25/2) 0.2 miles north of Beury Mountain Road (County Road 25/2), on the right when traveling north.
83West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — Changing Town — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road (County Road 25/2) 0.2 miles north of Beury Mountain Road (County Road 25/2), on the right when traveling north.
84West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — Fueling Up Trains — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road (County Road 25/2) 0.2 miles north of Beury Mountain Road (County Road 25/2), on the right when traveling north.
85West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior
On Thurmond Road (County Road 25/2) 0.1 miles south of Beury Mountain Road (County Road 25/2), on the right when traveling north.
86West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — The Heart of Town — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road.
87West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — The Railroad Was the Town — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road.
88West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — Thurmond Depot — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road.
89West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — Thurmond, West Virginia — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road.
90West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — Thurmond, West Virginia — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road (County Road 25/2) 0.1 miles south of Beury Mountain Road (County Road 25/2), on the right when traveling north.
91West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — Thurmond’s Decline — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road.
92West Virginia (Fayette County), Thurmond — Where It All Started — New River Gorge National River — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
On Thurmond Road (County Road 25/2) 0.1 miles south of Beury Mountain Road (County Road 25/2), on the right when traveling north.
93West Virginia (Fayette County), Whipple Junction — Community Life in a Coal Camp — Whipple — Coal Heritage Trail — National Coal Heritage Area Interpretive Site —
On Okey L Patterson Road (West Virginia Route 612) at Scarbro Road (Local Route 1/5), on the right when traveling east on Okey L Patterson Road.
94West Virginia (Fayette County), Whipple Junction — Disaster Underground — Coal Heritage Trail — National Coal Heritage Area Interpretive Site —
On Okey L Patterson Road (West Virginia Route 612) at Scarbro Road (Route 1/5), on the right on Okey L Patterson Road.
95West Virginia (Fayette County), Whipple Junction — Labor Strikes and Conflicts — Whipple — Coal Heritage Trail — National Coal Heritage Area Interpretive Site —
On Okey L Patterson Road (West Virginia Route 612) at Scarbro Road (Local Route 1/5), on the right when traveling east on Okey L Patterson Road.
96West Virginia (Fayette County), Whipple Junction — The Coal Barons — Coal Heritage Trail — National Coal Heritage Area Interpretive Site —
On Okey L Patterson Road (West Virginia Route 612) at Scarbro Road (Route 1/5), on the right when traveling east on Okey L Patterson Road.
97West Virginia (Fayette County), Whipple Junction — The White Oak Valley — Coal Heritage Trail — National Coal Heritage Area Interpretive Site —
On Okey L Patterson Road (West Virginia Route 612) at Scarbro Road (Route 1/5), on the right when traveling east on Okey L Patterson Road.
 
Jul. 24, 2021