West Virginia Marker, Z-211
West Virginia was long a part of Virginia. Morgan Morgan began the settlement of the region in 1727. A great battle with the Indians took place at Point Pleasant in 1774. West Virginia became a separate state of the Union in 1863.
Marker Information:Year On Marker: 1929
Geographic Location: Giles County
Physical Description of Location: Princeton, VA 24740. Located on Virginia Avenue (Hwy 460), 3.5 miles west of the junction of Virginia Avenue (Hwy 460) and Federal Street. Marker is on the left when traveling west on Virginia Avenue (Hwy 460).
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