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Flemingsburg in Fleming County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Stockton's Station

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Stockton's Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
1. Stockton's Station Marker
Inscription. Site of station built in 1787 by Major George Stockton, who raised a crop here in 1786, while living at Strode's Station. This was the first of three forts in the area becoming Fleming County in 1798.
 
Erected by Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 97.)
 
Location. 38° 25.662′ N, 83° 44.353′ W. Marker is in Flemingsburg, Kentucky, in Fleming County. Marker is at the intersection of Maysville Road (Business Kentucky Route 11) and West Water Street (Kentucky Route 559), on the right when traveling west on Maysville Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 714 West Water Street, Flemingsburg KY 41041, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fleming County (approx. half a mile away); Fleming Hotel (approx. half a mile away); James J. Andrews (approx. half a mile away); John F. Day (1913-1982) (approx. half a mile away); Gorman Building (approx. half a mile away); Birthplace of Herman Chittison / Accomplished Jazz Pianist (approx. half a mile away); Old Tobacco Plug Factory (approx. 0.6 miles away); Michael Cassidy (1755-1829) (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Flemingsburg.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesSettlements & Settlers
 
View of marker area looking north on Kentucky Highway 11 (Business) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
2. View of marker area looking north on Kentucky Highway 11 (Business)
Looking south on Maysville Road. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
3. Looking south on Maysville Road.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 201 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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