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Dec 26, 1872

Pence Springs was developed as a resort.

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1878

The property containing the spring was sold to Andrew S. Pence.

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1900

E.M. Carney purchased the Pence Springs property

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1904

Pence Springs water was presented the highest award in its class.

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1918

A large brick hotel was constructed by the Pence family at Pence Springs

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1947

The Pence Springs property containing the original spring, hotel and fields were purchased by the state of West Virginia for use as a state prison for women

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1984

Pence Springs was studied by scholars from the University of Kentucky

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1985

Pence Springs Hotel was placed on the National Register of Historic Places

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1986

Pence Springs Resort property was purchased and renovated as a hotel

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2001

Ashby Berkley and his sister sold the Pence Springs property

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2003

Ashby Berkley reclaimed the Pence Springs Resort property

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