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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
Region: Southwest Region
Geographic Location: Tazewell County
Physical Description of Location: 100 Virginia Avenue (US 19), at state line, Bluefield, VA 24605.
GPS Location: 37.2569894690,-81.2576557220
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