Stanton in Powell County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1963 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 587.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 51.186′ N, 83° 51.582′ W. Marker is in Stanton, Kentucky, in Powell County. Marker is on Court Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stanton KY 40380, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Woody Stephens and Forty Niner (within shouting distance of this marker); County Named, 1852 (within shouting distance of this marker); Collecting Red River's History (approx. 3.4 miles away); Clay City Timber Industry / Early Iron Works (approx. 3.4 miles away); Battle-June 8, 1864 Little Mountain Indian Mound (approx. 14.6 miles away); Civil War Robbery / Bank Sues (approx. 14.8 miles away); Montgomery County. 1797 (approx. 14.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stanton.
Regarding Courthouse Burned. The marker is on the grounds of the Powell County Courthouse
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Twenty-two Kentucky courthouses were burned during the Civil War.
Categories. • Government • War, US Civil •
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