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Title: Wheeling County: Ohio

Inscription: Indian word. Settled, 1769, by Ebenezer, Jonathan, Andrew, and Silas Zane. Fort Henry, once Fort Fincastle, built, 1774. Mail boats, 1794, National Pike, 1818, and B. & O. Railroad, 1852, combined with its iron mills to make Wheeling a great manufacturing center.

Location: Wheeling, Kossuth Park, WV 2, near Main Street exit of I-70 East
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