West Virginia Marker, Z-233

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, 1774. West Virginia became a separate state of the Union in 1863.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1932
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Highland County
Physical Description of Location: Monterey, VA 24465. Located on Hwy 220, 1.2 miles north of the junction of Hwy 220 and State Route 642. Marker is on the left when traveling north on Hwy 220.
GPS Location: 38.494937,-79.498805
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