West Virginia Marker, Z-222
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: Tazewell County
Physical Description of Location: 100 Virginia Avenue (US 19), at state line, Bluefield, VA 24605.
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