West Virginia Lost Treasure
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Located on route 64. In 1763 a well to do farmer buried a large treasure of gold and silver coins in a burying ground in Charleston. The farmer could not return to his treasure because he was killed by the Indians during Pontiac's War.
The Lost John Swift Silver Mine
Somewhere on route 62, east of Point Pleasant, is this mine. Indians killed the mine workers who were storing large amounts of silver ore and bullion inside the mine.
On the south bank of the Ohio River, near Paden City, is the remains of a river boat steamer. At times, after flooding silver dollars can be seen on the shore.
Located on the Ohio River. Relics and old bottles, treasures in themselves are often found on the banks of the river near Raven Rock. The artifacts may be coming from another steamer wreck.
The Carpenter Farm Treasure
The Carpenter farm was located approximately one half mile from Bear Fork Creek. In the 1930's, $2000 in gold and silver coins were buried on the farm.
The Dennis Atkins Treasure
Not to far north of Kermit on route 52, on the east bank of the Tug Fort River, is a buried treasure of approximately $200,000 in gold coins. Dennis Atkins supposedly buried the cache near the toll bridge in the 1900's.