Whitesburg in Letcher County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1981 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 1700.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 7.206′ N, 82° 47.557′ W. Marker is in Whitesburg, Kentucky, in Letcher County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 119 and Jenkins Road, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 119. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Whitesburg KY 41858, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Letcher County Honor Roll (approx. 1.9 miles away); Pilot — Spy — Hero / Francis Gary Powers (approx. 1.9 miles away); Scotia Mine Disaster (approx. 5.4 miles Pioneer Ancestor (approx. 8.5 miles away); County Named, 1842 (approx. 8.6 miles away but has been reported missing); Jenkins (approx. 8.8 miles away); Pound Gap (approx. 9 miles away); Pound Gap Massacre (approx. 9.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Whitesburg.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
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