Madisonville in Hopkins County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
County Named, 1806
Erected 1965 by the Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 849.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 19.681′ N, 87° 29.898′ W. Marker is in Madisonville, Kentucky, in Hopkins County. Marker is at the intersection of East Center Street (Kentucky Route 70) and South Main Street (Highway 41), on the right when traveling east on East Center Street. Click for map. East Center Street is one-way running east. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 South Main Street, Madisonville KY 42431, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Courthouse Burned (within shouting distance of this marker); Gov. Ruby Laffoon (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Hockersmith House (approx. ¼ mile away); Carlow's Stone Wall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rosenwald High School / Professor C. L. Timberlake (approx. 0.4 miles away); Army of Six (approx. 0.6 miles away); Forrest Reconnoitered (approx. 0.9 miles away); Century of Coal Mining (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Madisonville.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Hopkins County. (Submitted on September 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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