Shelbyville in Shelby County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
The Blockhouse / Martin's Raid
Erected 1967 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1089.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 12.651′ N, 85° 12.952′ W. Marker Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Main Street, Shelbyville KY 40065, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Founder Capt. William Shannon (a few steps from this marker); Shelby County WWI Honor Roll (a few steps from this marker); Shelby County, 1792 (within shouting distance of this marker); Squire Boone's Station, 1779 (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky 1806 Return of Expedition / Death of Meriwether Lewis (within shouting distance of this marker); The Armstrong Hotel (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Science Hill School (about 500 feet away); Birthplace of Governor Augustus Owsley Stanley / Stanley-Casey House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelbyville.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Notable Buildings • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 19, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.