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In 1850 this centre had moved westward fifty-seven miles across the mountains, to a point nearly south of Parkersburg, Virginia.
We were at Parkersburg nearly a whole day, and "took in" the town.The Camp-life of the Third Regiment|Robert T. Kerlin
He got to Parkersburg, West Virginia, and was captured there with almost his entire force.Comic History of the United States|Bill Nye
On the 26th, the General ordered two regiments to cross the river at Wheeling, and two others at Parkersburg.The Spy of the Rebellion|Allan Pinkerton
Meanwhile, the branch from Cumberland to Parkersburg, Virginia, was built.The Railroad Builders|John Moody