Marshall County / Wetzel County

Marshall County / Wetzel County (HM1IS5)

Location: New Martinsville, WV 26155 Wetzel County
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N 39° 43.199', W 80° 49.373'

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Side A
Marshall County
Formed, 1835, from Ohio and named for Chief Justice John Marshall. In Marshall County is Grave Creek Mound, first among remains left by the unknown race which lived in the Ohio Valley centuries before the white man came.

Side B
Wetzel County
Formed in 1846 from Tyler. Named for Lewis Wetzel, the great frontiersman who, with his brothers during Indian days, ranged the settlements from their home in Marshall County throughout northern West Virginia.
HM NumberHM1IS5
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, January 11th, 2015 at 9:03pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 515180 N 4396693
Decimal Degrees39.71998333, -80.82288333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 43.199', W 80° 49.373'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 43' 11.94" N, 80° 49' 22.38" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)304
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near WV-2, New Martinsville WV 26155, US
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