— 1862 Valley Campaign —In 1862, West View was a village of about 15 buildings including a flour mill, post office, store, wagon shop and saw mills. About 3,000 soldiers camped in the surrounding fields from April 20 to May 6.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:13am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 660257 N 4225964|
|Decimal Degrees||38.16735000, -79.17060000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 10.041', W 79° 10.236'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 10' 2.46" N, 79° 10' 14.16" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1519 Parkersburg Turnpike, Swoope VA 24479, US|
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