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Garrard/Crittenden House

 
 
Garrard/Crittenden House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dave Knoch, June 14, 2015
1. Garrard/Crittenden House Marker
Inscription. This early 19th century house is architecturally notable because of brick and log construction. It has series of timbers filled in with brick and mortar and covered with clapboard, a technique uncommon to central Kentucky. Owned by several prominent Kentuckians, including Thomas L. Crittenden and James Garrard families. Later acquired by the Commonwealth in 1973.
 
Erected 1986 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1796.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 12.002′ N, 84° 52.843′ W. Marker is in Frankfort, Kentucky, in Franklin County. Marker is on Wilkinson Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 Wilkinson Street, Frankfort KY 40601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Liberty Hall / John Brown (1757-1837) (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Amos Kendall (1789 - 1869) (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crittenden House / An Eminent Statesman
Garrard/Crittenden House image. Click for full size.
By Dave Knoch, June 14, 2015
2. Garrard/Crittenden House
(about 500 feet away); Emily Thomas Tubman House (about 500 feet away); Macklin House (about 500 feet away); The Church of the Ascension (about 500 feet away); Site Of Love House (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Frankfort.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 197 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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