Maysville in Mason County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
“Cane Brake” Visitor's Center
One of the original 119 log cabins built during the 1790's. Used as residence until 1950's; two-family dwelling at one time. V-notching construction, rear addition built c.1805 of frame & brick nogging construction, shake-shingle roof. Bamboo cane brake behind cabin.
Location. 38° 36.775′ N, 83° 48.547′ W. Marker is in Maysville, Kentucky, in Mason County. Marker is on Old Main Street (Kentucky Route 2515) 0.1 miles north of F Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2215 Old Main Street, Maysville KY 41056, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Simon Kenton Shrine (a few steps from this marker); Joseph Desha (1768-1842) / Old Court-New Court Issue (a few steps from this marker); Early Stage-Mail Route (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington Baptist Church Cemetery / Washington Baptist Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Washington Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Johnston Birthplace (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Washington Courthouse Site" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Maysville.
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers •
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