West Virginia Marker, Z-291
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: 1951
Geographic Location: Frederick County
Physical Description of Location: Clear Brook, VA 22624. Located on Martinsburg Pike (Hwy 11), 3.25 miles south of the junction of Martinsburg Pike (Hwy 11) and County Road 28. Marker is on the right when traveling south on Martinsburg Pike (Hwy 11).
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