Rural Heritage Quilt Trail
Monroe County, West Virginia

    
     Featured Quilt Blocks in Union, West Virginia

Early Quilt Trail in Monroe County
 


DRIVING DIRECTIONS:

  1
 Basket: From Gap Mills, go east 1.2 miles on Rte. 3 - turn Right onto Crowder Road. GPS: N37*33.865, W080*23.367


  2  Bluebird Star: From Rt. 122, go 4 miles west of Greenville - turn onto Baker Hill Rd. Follow to end - make Left onto Little Stoney Creek Rd.; follow Little Stoney Creek Rd. for 2.2 miles (road becomes Barger Springs Rd. in Summers County) - block on Right.  
GPS: N37*36.143, W080*45.455

  3  Confederate RoseFrom the intersection of Rtes. 219 and Main St. (Willow Bend Rd.) in Union, turn onto South St.  Go 1 block to Pump St. - turn Right.  Shed on Left. 
GPS: N37*33.517, W080*45.003

  4  Dresden Plate: Go 4 miles west of Greenville, at intersection of Baker Hill Rd. and Rte. 122.  GPS: N37*33.517, W080*45.003

  5  Farmer’s Fancy: Go to barn at intersection of Dunkard Church Rd. and Rte. 219, near Rock CampGPS: N37*28.704, W080*37.782

  6  Honey Bee: From Gap Mills, go east on Rte3 for 3.7 miles - building on Left, block on far side of building.  GPS: N37*34.460, W080*20.941

  7  Withdrawn from the Trail

  8  Maple Leaf: Best seen from intersection of Rte. 219 and Charles Boothe Rd. - barn across Rte. 219, near PickawayGPS:  N37*39.140,  W080*29.645

  9  Withdrawn from the Trail


10  Moon Over the Mountain: In Union, go to intersection of Pyne Rd. and North St./Rte. 3 east (across from Food Pride parking lot, on shed behind white house). 
GPS: N37*35.496, W080*32.485

11  Oak Leaf  (Pickaway): Go 0.5 miles north of intersection of Rtes. 219 and 3 West in Pickaway - block on Right.  GPS:  N37*38.623, W080*30.010

12  Ohio Star [Red Sulphur]: Turn onto Rte. 12 from Peterstown and go about 9 miles to Red Sulphur Springs.  Cross Indian Creek Bridge, go about 0.5 mile - block on Left. 
GPS: N37*31.012, W080*46.281

13  Paddle Wheel: In Peterstown, turn onto Walnut Ridge Rd. from Rte. 219 (next to Appalachian Christian Center) and go 0.3 miles.   GPS: N37*24.382, W080*45.255

14  Patriotic: From the intersection of Rte. 219 and Main St. (Willow Bend Rd.) in Union, go on Willow Bend for 0.5 miles.  Barn on Right - block on far side of barn.
GPS: N37*34.978, W080*32.587

15  Primary Basket: From Rte. 219 in Pickawy, go 1.5 miles east on Hillsdale Rd. - turn Left onto Givens Rd. and go 1.0 mile. GPS: N37*38.023, W080*29.000

16  Rose Petal: Go 4 miles west of Greenville, at intersection of Baker Hill Rd. & Rte. 122.
GPS: 37*33.517, W080*45.003

17  Old School House: From Greenville, go west on Rte. 122; make Right onto Wayside-Creamery Rd.; go 2.9 miles/make Left onto Wayside-Talcott Rd.; go 2.2 miles/make first Left onto Big Stoney Creek Rd.  Go 0.8 miles - block on Right after small bridge.
GPS: N37*36.974, W080*43.134

18  Spool: At intersection of Rte. 219 and Rich Creek Valley Rd. in Peterstown.  GPS: N37*23.788, W080*47.482

19  Sunflower: Go 4.5 miles west of Greenville on Rte. 122 - block on Left.  GPS: N37*33.511, W080*45.283

20  Tie: From the intersection of Rte. 219 and Main St. (Willow Bend Rd.) in Union, go on Willow Bend for 0.2 miles/turn Right onto Mountain View Drive.  Go 0.1 mile - turn Right onto Reed St.  Go 0.1 mile - block on Right.  GPS: N37*35.255, W080*32.676

21  Turkey Tracks: In Lindside, go north on Rte. 219 just above intersection of James Monroe Drive and Rte. 219 - block on LeftGPS: N37*28.704, W080*39.278

22  Union: Go to intersection of Rtes. 219 and 3 East in Union
GPS: N37*35.497, W080*32.611

23  Wedding Rings: From Rte. 219 in Rock Camp, turn onto Willow Bend Rd. - go 2.2 miles.  Block on RightGPS: N37*30.611, W080*34.223

24  Heritage Courthouse Quilt: On display inside Monroe County Courthouse, at intersections of Rtes. 219 and 3 East in Union. GPS: N37*35.286, W080*32.361

 

Please be careful on our rural roads - some are narrow.  Also, please respect the rights of the private property owners.

NEW BLOCKS NOT ON MAP

Airplane: From Route 219, turn onto Rte. 122.  Go 1 mile - block on Left.  GPS:

N37*31.714, W080*37.662 

Americana Star: From Pickaway, turn onto Hillsdale Rd.  Go 1.7 miles - make Left onto Second Creek Rd. (CR16).  Go 1.4 miles to Dorr Rd. - make sharp Right turn up hill.  Follow 0.5 miles - turn Left onto Eads Mountain Rd.  Barn on Left at 0.1 miles. 
GPS: N37*37.160, W080*27.765

Churn Dash Nine Patch: Go 2.4 miles east of Gap Mills - block on Right.  GPS: N37*33.947, W080*21.901

Civil War Fans: Go to intersection of Second and Main (Rte. 219) Sts., Union. 
GPS: N37*35.538, W080*32.632

Crystals:  From Route 219 in Rock Camp, turn onto Willow Bend Road.  Go 2.6 miles and turn Right onto Zenith Road.  Go 1.3 miles - block on Left.  GPS: 37*30.101, W080*33.239

Four Star: From Route 219 in Rock Camp, turn onto Willow Bend Road. Go 2.6 miles and turn Right onto Zenith Road. Go 0.1 miles - block on Right.  GPS: 37*30.221, W080*31.800

Mountaineer: From Union, travel 1.9 miles east on Route 3 - block on Left.  GPS: 37*35.287, W080*30.566

Ohio Star (Ballard): From the intersection of Rtes. 219 and 12 in Peterstown, follow Rte. 12 for 5.9 miles to Ballard.  Turn Right onto Orchard Rd. - go 1.2 miles.  Barn on Right. 
GPS: N37*28.550, W080*45.048

Pinwheel: From downtown Union, turn onto Third Street - go 2 blocks to intersection of Third and Pump Sts.  Cottage on Left.  GPS: N37*35.599, W080*32.526

Rising Star: From Union, go 2 miles east on Rte. 3 - barn on Left (right after turnoff for Rehoboth Church).  Owner says pull into driveway.  GPS: N37*35.237, W080*30.392

Storm of Life: From the intersection of Rtes. 219 and 12 in Peterstown, follow Rte. 12 for 5.9 miles to Ballard.  Turn Right onto Orchard Rd. - go 0.2 miles - barn on Left.  
GPS: N37*28.501, W080*46.479. 

Sunbonnet Sue (Lusk/Gap Mills): From Union, travel east on Rte. 3 for 6.5 miles - block on Right.  GPS: N37*34.864, W080*25.741

Tulips: From Union, go 1.2 miles to Hillsdale-Tollgate Rd. - turn Right.  Follow for 1.1 miles - barn on Right.  GPS:  N37*37.572, W080*30.654 

Added September 2012

Churn Dash: From intersection of northern end of Rays Siding Rd. and Waiteville Rd. (Rte. 600), go 0.1 mile on Rays Siding Rd. to Community Center - block on Right. GPS: N37*28.298, W080*25.185

Corn and Beans: In Peterstown, turn onto Thomas Street - go 0.2 miles.  Block on Left.  GPS: N37*23.887, W080*47.496

Dahlia: From the intersection of Charley Ballard Rd. and Rte. 219 in Lindside, go 1.0 miles on Charley Ballard Rd. - barn on Right.  GPS: 37*23.29.406, W080*37.995

Dominoes: From Rte. 219 in Rock Camp, turn onto Willow Bend Rd.  Go 2.6 miles, and turn Right onto Zenith Rd.  Go 2.7 miles - block on Right.  GPS: N37*30.220, W080*31.784

Dutch Girl (Ballard): From Peterstown, go north on Rte. 12 for 6 miles - turn Right onto Orchard Rd.  Go 0.1 mile - block on Left.  GPS: N37*28.492, W080*46.649

Dutch Girl (Lindside): Go north of intersection of James Monroe Drive and Rte. 219 for 1.1 miles - barn on Right.  GPS: N37*28.682, W080*38.229

Falling Star: In Pickaway, from Rte. 219, turn onto Stringtown Rd. (at B. F. Goodrich plant) - go 2.4 miles.  Barn on Right.  GPS: N37*38.899, W080*32.340

Farmer's Daughter: From Union, go south 3 miles on Rte. 219 - turn Right onto Lillydale Road.  Go 1.2 miles - barn on Right.  GPS: N37*34.087, W080*35.233

Irish Chain: From the intersection of Rte. 219 and Second Creek Road (northern end of county), turn onto Second Creek Road - follow for 1.9 miles.  Block on Left (far side of small shed on hillside).  GPS: N37*39.612, W080*27.168

Odd Fellows: In Pickaway, from intersection of Rtes. 219 and 3 West, follow Rte. 219 south for 0.4 miles - barn on Right.  GPS: 37*37.995, W080*30.688

Official West Virginia Quilt Pattern: In Pickaway, follow Rte. 3 West for 2.9 miles.  Turn Right onto Fort Springs Rd. - follow for 0.3 miles.  Barn on Right.  GPS: N37*40.133, W080*32.478

Ohio Star (Pickaway):  From intersection of Rtes. 219 and 3 West, follow Rte. 219 north for 0.7 miles - barn on Left.  GPS: N37*38.749, W080*29.904

Prosperity: In Union, from intersection of Rtes. 219 and 3 East, follow Rte. 3 East for 1 block - turn Right onto Pump St.  Go 1 block - turn Right onto Nota Street - Town Hall on Left.  GPS: N37*35.466, W080*32.549

Sunbonnet Sue (Knobs): From Union, turn onto Knobs Rd. - go 3.4 miles.  Make Right onto Broad Run Rd. (at church).  Go 1.0 mile to 2 driveways on Left - take first ("hairpin" turn) driveway and go 0.5 mile.  Block on Right.  GPS: N37*36.854, W080*36.230

Water Wheel: From intersection of Rte. 219 and Second Creek Rd. (northern end of county), go 1.5 miles south on Second Creek Rd. - block on Left.  GPS: 37*39.934, W080*27.286

Windblown: From Waiteville, go south on Waiteville Rd. (Rte. 600) for 4.7 miles.  Turn Left into driveway for Potts Rail Trail (0.2 miles from county/state line) - go 0.1 mile.  Block in ground on Left, near Rail Trail sign.  GPS: N37*26.859, W080*29.559

Added October 2012

Books: From intersection of Rte. 219 and Main St. (Willow Bend Rd.) in Union, follow Rte. 219 south for 0.1 mile - block on Right (at Monroe County Library).  GPS: N37*35.382, W080*32.764

Added June 2013

Four Winds Star: In Alderson, from the intersection of Rtes. 12 South and 3 East, follow Rte. 3 East for 0.5 miles (into Historic Alderson Business District). Block straight ahead on building as Rte. 3/South Monroe Street makes right turn. GPS: N37*43.434, W080*38.587

Added August 2013

Stars and Bars: From intersection of Rtes. 219 and 3 East in Union, follow Rte. 3 East for 0.7 miles - block on Right.  GPS: 37*35.416, W080*31.779

Oak Leaf (Union): From intersection of Rte. 219 and Main St. (Willow Bend Rd.) in Union, follow Willow Bend Rd. south for 2.5 miles - block on Right.  GPS: N37*33.715, W080*31.275

Added February 2014

Breast and Cervical Cancer Awareness:  From intersection of Rtes. 219 and 122, turn onto Rte. 122 West.  Go 6.1 miles - block on Right.  GPS: N37*33.241, W080*41.874




 

 

 

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