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Franklin in Simpson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

“Riding into The Sunset”

2000 and beyond

 
 
"Riding into The Sunset" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 7, 2015
1. "Riding into The Sunset" Marker
Inscription.
A higher standard of living means more leisure time. Local attractions include the drive-in, Kenny Perry's golf course, and horse racing at Kentucky Downs. Interstate 65 spurs commerce and travel. A tech school bolsters education.
 
Erected 2013 by the Kentucky Department of Highways.
 
Location. 36° 40.047′ N, 86° 33.442′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Kentucky, in Simpson County. Marker is on Steele Road 0.1 miles south of Nashville Road (U.S. 31W), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 81 Steele Road, Franklin KY 42134, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Drive-Time" (here, next to this marker); "School Days, School Days" (a few steps from this marker); "Mule Day Afternoon" (a few steps from this marker); "High Noon for a New Century" (a few steps from this marker); "Bringing in the Sheaves" (a few steps from this marker); "Frontier Portraits" (a few steps from this marker); "War Clouds" (within shouting distance of this marker); "Duel at Sunrise" (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Franklin.
 
Also see . . .  The Simpson County Murals
"Riding into The Sunset" Mural image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 7, 2015
2. "Riding into The Sunset" Mural
The mural was painted by local school teacher Carolyn Lanham.
. (Submitted on May 31, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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The Simpson County, Kentucky Murals image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 7, 2015
3. The Simpson County, Kentucky Murals
Wide shot of murals behind Simpson County Tourism Office. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 7, 2015
4. Wide shot of murals behind Simpson County Tourism Office.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 142 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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