Major Samuel McColloch's Monument

Major Samuel McColloch's Monument Wheeling West Virginia


Stock #: 36285
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Wheeling
State: West Virginia (WV)
County: Marshall,Ohio
Publisher: Harry L. Dailey
Postmark: 1943
PM City: Wheeling
PM State: WV
Stamp: 1C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Scene of McColloch's Leap, National Highway At the top of Wheeling Hill on the National Highway is this monument in honor to Samuel McColloch who, in September 1777 during an assault on Fort Henry, escaped form the Indians by leaping from this point of the hill side into the creek far below, hence the monument to this memory.
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