Cockayne Farmstead, Glen Dale

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  • Only a 10 minute drive south of Wheeling and about 5 minutes north of the Penitentiary, this is a nice 30-45 minute tour led by volunteers of the county historical society. Our guide was very...  more »
  • Visited this place this past week. Again I was pleased to see the hard work and obvious passion that is allocated to this beautifully quaint time capsule. Stepping through the door is like stepping...  more »
  • Extremely interesting history here...the tour was phenomenal. This house is literally a time capsule...untouched other than a few necessary repairs. Highly recommended visit, especially for those who love and appreciate history. There is also an Indian mound behind the house...I've lived in the area all my life and was totally unaware of Moundsville's second, smaller, less famous Indian mound.
  • Very beautiful original homestead. I was so happy to see that the integrity of the house was kept. Interesting to see and learn the history of the family. Highly recommend if you're looking for some history.

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