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Old 03-22-2009, 05:39 AM   #206
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Matthew Mansfield Neely - Doddridge Co

Matthew Mansfield Neely served as the 21st Governor of WV from 1941-1945. He is the only West Virginian to have served in both houses of the US Congress and as Governor.

To read more : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_M._Neely




Historical Marker located on Rt 18 near Market, WV, between Rt 50 and the Gilmer Co line.




View northbound on Rt 18 - CR13 (Named "Porto Rico Road" ) is to the left.



A view out "Porto Rico Road" from the marker.

Rt 18 is a nice ride from Rt 50 south into Gilmer Co.
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