Droop Mountain Battlefield

About 14 mi. S of Marlinton on U.S. 219
Marlinton, West Virginia

Historic Document

Droop Mountain Battlefield is located in Pocahontas County, West Virginia certified as a historic location on Monday January 26, 1970. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Battle Site. Droop Mountain Battlefield was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event and its significance in Military.

Droop Mountain Battlefield Information

Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1863
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Droop Mountain Battlefield Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 0
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 6
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 2
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Marlinton Historic Locations Pocahontas County Historic Locations West Virginia Historic Locations