“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Henlawson, West Virginia

Clickable Map of Logan County, West Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Logan County, WV (17) Boone County, WV (18) Lincoln County, WV (9) Mingo County, WV (25) Wyoming County, WV (32)  LoganCounty(17) Logan County (17)  BooneCounty(18) Boone County (18)  LincolnCounty(9) Lincoln County (9)  MingoCounty(25) Mingo County (25)  WyomingCounty(32) Wyoming County (32)
Logan is the county seat for Logan County
Henlawson is in Logan County
      Logan County (17)  
      Boone County (18)  
      Lincoln County (9)  
      Mingo County (25)  
      Wyoming County (32)  
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1 West Virginia, Logan County, Henlawson — Aunt Jenny Wilson1900-1992
She was a beloved Logan County banjo player and story teller, internationally known for her preservation of Appalachian culture. She was born in the "Doc” Ellis Hollow of what is now Chief Logan State Park.Map (db m164720) HM
2 West Virginia, Logan County, Henlawson — Chesapeake & Ohio 2755 Steam Locomotive
Built by the Lima Locomotive Works in 1947, the C&O 2755 was integral part of the coal mining and railroad industry West Virginia. Retired from C&O Railway service in 1956. Moved to its present location in March 1961. Placed on the National Register . . . Map (db m49919) HM
3 West Virginia, Logan County, Henlawson — Chesapeake and Ohio KanawhaClass K-4 — Engine 2755 —
This Model 2700 engine, 55th of the series, was donated to Chief Logan State Park by C&O Railroad and placed on display in March 1961. Engine 2755 was one of 90 such models built in 1947. This particular engine hauled coal, which was mined on . . . Map (db m49920) HM
4 West Virginia, Logan County, Henlawson — Chief Logan's Speech
"I appeal to any white man to say, if ever he entered Logan's cabin hungry, and he gave him not meat, if ever he came cold and naked, and he clothed him not. During the course of the last long and bloody war, Logan remained idle in his cabin, . . . Map (db m164725) HM
5 West Virginia, Logan County, Henlawson — Logan County Coal Miners Memorial
In memory of the coal miners of southern West Virginia who perished from mine accidents or lung disease. May they rest in peace.Map (db m164719)
6 West Virginia, Logan County, Henlawson — The Courthouse Bell
This bell was placed in the belltower of the Logan County Courthouse in 1905. It was made by American Bell and Foundry Company of Northville, Michigan and weighs approximately 2000 pounds. In 1912 the courthouse burned and this same bell was . . . Map (db m164724) HM
7 West Virginia, Logan County, Henlawson — Tom "Rose" Tomblin1941-2007
We remember his dedication, leadership, and foresight in founding Christmas in The Park in 1994 for all to enjoy. He was dedicated to his family and community and always looked for the good in others. Former businessman, County . . . Map (db m164723) HM
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Jul. 25, 2024