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London in Laurel County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Wilderness Road/Boone Trace

 
 
Wilderness Road/Boone Trace Marker-Side 1 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 16, 2014
1. Wilderness Road/Boone Trace Marker-Side 1
Inscription.
Wilderness Road

1775-1795 Wilderness Road crossed Boone Trace here-Laurel County established 1825-London 1836

1775-1795 Boone Trace-Kentucky Sesquicentennial 1792-1942

George Rogers Clark passed this way 1776 to Virginia for help for Colonists.
 
Location. 37° 7.734′ N, 84° 5.034′ W. Marker is in London, Kentucky, in Laurel County. Marker is on Main Street. Click for map. This marker is located on the grounds of the Laurel County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: London KY 40741, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of London (within shouting distance of this marker); Poynter Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Laurel Seminary (approx. mile away); The Wilderness Road (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sue Bennett College (approx. 0.3 miles away); Congressmen Buried in London / Congressmen Buried in A.R. Dyche Memorial Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); Pittsburg and Wilderness Road (approx. 2.8 miles away); CSA Returns to Tenn. (approx. 4.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in London.
 
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Wilderness Road/Boone Trace Marker-Side 2 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 16, 2014
2. Wilderness Road/Boone Trace Marker-Side 2
Wilderness Road/Boone Trace Marker-Distant shot side 2 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 16, 2014
3. Wilderness Road/Boone Trace Marker-Distant shot side 2
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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