Point Pleasant, West Virginia: Patriotic Mothman Mural

Officially titled "History Meets Mystery," this outdoor mural depicts Mothman clutching a USA flag like a bald eagle as he flies above the Silver Bridge.

217 4th St., Point Pleasant, WV
On the north side of 4th. St., just west of WV-2/Viand St. The mural is set back from the street and faces east, so it can only be seen driving west.
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History Meets Mystery mural.

Mystery History Mural

An odd history-meets-mystery mural is right next to the Mothman statue.

[Stephen Francia, 06/14/2020]

Chief Cornstalk, the disaster-prone Silver Bridge, the American flag, and Mothman all in one mural. Point Pleasant is quite a town.

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