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Near Springfield in Washington County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Lincoln Cabin

 
 
Lincoln Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 17, 2011
1. Lincoln Cabin Marker
Inscription. The Lincoln Cabin is a replica of the log cabin in which the Presidentís grandmother, Bersheba, raised her children.

Thomas Lincoln, father of the President, lived here until he was 25 years old. The cabin is furnished in the pioneer style and several pieces of furniture made by Thomas Lincoln are preserved here. The logs in this cabin are over 100 years old.
 
Location. 37° 45.636′ N, 85° 12.907′ W. Marker is near Springfield, Kentucky, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from Beechland Road (Kentucky Route 438) near Lincoln Park Road (Kentucky Route 528), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Located in Lincoln Homestead State Park‎. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5079 Lincoln Park Road, Springfield KY 40069, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Marriage of Nancy & Thomas Lincoln (a few steps from this marker); Nancy Hanks and Thomas Lincoln (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named The Lincoln Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lincolns Move West (within shouting distance of this marker); The Berry Cabin
Lincoln Cabin (replica) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 17, 2011
2. Lincoln Cabin (replica)
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Nancy Hanks Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln Homestead State Park (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Lincoln Homestead State Park (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Springfield.
 
Also see . . .  Lincoln Homestead State Park‎. Kentucky State Parks (Submitted on August 21, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Lincoln Cabin plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 17, 2011
3. Lincoln Cabin plaque
In memory of
Orval W. Baylor
whose inspiration and untiring research
led to the establishment of this shrine
Lincoln Homestead Park
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 436 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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