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Shootout at the Depot: The Story of Tucker County's Trial of the Century

Address 264 East Ave.
City Thomas
State WV
Zip Code 26292
Date Sunday, July 7, 2019 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Duration   1h 30m
Details Join Friends of Blackwater for an illustrated lecture and reenactment of the 1897 trial of Robert Eastham. Learn how two Tucker County timber operators went from from professional rivalry to sabotage and a deadly shootout in a train car in downtown Parsons. The resulting trial captivated the County, and the press. This event is free and suitable for all ages.
Email kate@saveblackwater.org
Phone 3043457663
Website https://saveblackwater.org/history-lecture-shootout-at-the-depot/
Repeats? No