General Robert Patterson, USA

General Robert Patterson - USA


Union General Robert Patterson fought in the War of 1812 and Served on General Winfield Scott's staff in the Mexican War.  Even though he was not there, Patterson was blamed for the Union loss at First Manassas due to his inability to keep Confederate Forces pinned down in the Shenandoah Valley.




From I-81 take Spring Mills Exit 20, then proceed West on Hammonds Mill Road (WV 901).  T.J. Jackson Drive is the first road on the left (south side) approximately 300 yards west of I-81.  The library is on the corner, next to, but set back from the CNB Bank, across the street from the Shell Gas Station & Convenience Store.  Library Phone Number: (304) 274-3443.