Crossroads of Conflict
— The First Campaign —Situated at a crossroads on the Staunton-Parkersburg Turnpike, Beverly was a strategic location and proved to be a focal point during the Civil War. There were no large plantations here and political opinions were split, yet the majority of Beverly's citizens favored the South.
|Series||This marker is part of the West Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 10:44am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 597604 N 4299731|
|Decimal Degrees||38.84098333, -79.87535000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 50.459', W 79° 52.521'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 50' 27.54" N, 79° 52' 31.26" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 132 Main St, Beverly WV 26253, US|
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