This Historical Battlefield And State Park Is The Birthplace Of West Virginia

West Virginia is replete with historical locations, many of great significance. But Carnifex Ferry arguably tops the list, as it is the battle that may have very well allowed West Virginia to become a state.

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For more information about the battlefield, visit their website here.

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To learn more about West Virginia, check out these 15 things you didn’t know about the history of West Virginia.