John Henry Memorial Park, Talcott

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  • Travelling back to Washington, DC, I opted to leave I-64 at the Hinton exit and drive the 30 minutes to get to this memorial. The drive is mountainous and slow moving but beautiful countryside. My fri...  more »
  • The John Henry Park takes you back into the late 1800s when a man raced a steam-driven drill to build a railroad tunnel through the mountain. The Park has a huge statue of the Steel-drivin' man, John ...  more »
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  • Such a pretty place. It's great to see the actual place where the legend happened. Nice little park. Especially enjoy the display that plays music.
  • Wonderful small park just off the Greenbrier River. Come see the beautiful and historic railroad tunnel. Come revel in the mythical story of John Henry which may not be fully true. But some tall tales are truer then history ever was. Well worth a drive to this historic site.

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