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Ohio / West Virginia Sept 11-14

Friday, Sept 10th

Leave by 7am

4.5 hours to Arlington Memorial Gardens

Mount Healthy, 2145 Compton Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45231

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/27247749/fredric-j.-baur

Dr Fredric John Baur Jr. invented pringles can

 

1.5 hours to Red Oak Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Rosa “Aunt Jemima” Washington Riles  38.7961666,-83.7955778

 

Serpent Mound Historical Site 3850 OH-73, Peebles, OH 45660

 

Grandview Cemetery, Chillicothe

Edward Tiffin First Governor of Ohio 39.3244781,-82.9830780

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7558/james-strode-swearingen

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7556/william-allen

 

2.5 hours to 6pm Texas de Brazil – Columbus

 

 

Saturday Sept 11th

 

               

Oak Grove Cemetery

Delaware


https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8062963/mary-katherine-townley

 

Marion Cemetery https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/1983550/marion-cemetery

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/38677890/mary-bain

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/10611335/mary-dennison-mangrum

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9269030/carrie-phillips

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8555650/charles-elmer-sawyer

               

Ferncliff Cemetery https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/40837/ferncliff-cemetery

Joseph Warren Keifer 39.937470, -83.820804

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/4595/bradley-kincaid

 

               

Rose Hill Burial Park

Springfield https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7094394/frank-brown

 

Xenia Tornado Memorial

74 West Church Street

Xenia, Ohio 45385

 

Quality Inn Springboro West

15 Sharts Road, Springboro OH 45066

Monday, Sept 13th

Woodlawn Cemetery 1751 Spencerville Road

https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/44181/woodlawn-cemetery

 

4 hours to  West Virginia / Moundsville Penitentiary, 818 Jefferson Ave, Moundsville, WV 26041

 

Maybe 2 hours to The Border of MD, PA, and WV  Three State Corner

Markleysburg, PA 15459

39.721120, -79.476666

 

1.5 hours to Holiday Inn Express Inns and Suites, arrive by 8pm.

215 Staunton Dr, Weston, WV 26452

 

Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum

50 S River Ave, Weston, WV 26452

 

1.75 hours to West Virginia State Capitol 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV 25305

 

1.5 hours to New River Gorge Visitor Center 38.070591, -81.075965

 

Nearby walk to New River Gorge Bridge Overlook

 

Maybe drone photos from 208 Fayette Station Rd, Edmond, WV 25837

 

1.25 hours to Lake Shawnee Abandoned Amusement Park

470 Matoaka Rd, Rock, WV 24747

 

2.25 hours to TN/VA/NC Tri-Point Marker – 36.588107, -81.677464   

Sunset 7:36 PM eastern time

It is now possible to drive virtually all the way to the tripoint although the last half mile or so is quite rough. Also note that the road can be very hazardous in icy or snowy weather. If you are still driving as you get close, park at a Y intersection and walk up the right (rough) fork.