The Staunton-Parkersburg Turnpike was built in the U.S. state of the Commonwealth of Virginia during the second quarter of the 19th century to provide a roadway from Staunton and the upper Shenandoah Valley to the Ohio River at present-day Parkersburg.
Staunton-Parkersburg Turnpike Alliance SPTA is a collaborative organization that is working to preserve, coordinate, and promote the historic, cultural, and natural resources along the historic Staunton-Parkersburg Turnpike from Staunton, Virginia to Parkersburg, West Virginia. www.historicbeverly.org
Beverly Heritage Center combines four historic buildings in the center of Beverly, West Virginia, to tell the story of the Battle of Rich Mountain and the First Campaign of the American Civil War, the pivotal role of the Staunton-Parkersburg Turnpike, and daily life in a small rural county seat through the 19th Century. www.beverlyheritagecenter.org
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Interstate 77 enters West Virginia from Virginia via the East River Mountain Tunnel; it is concurrent with U.S. Route 52 within the tunnel. It surfaces in Mercer County to the east of Bluefield. en.wikipedia.org