Near Boston in Nelson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Goodwin (Goodin) Fort
Erected 1973 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1471.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1781.
Location. 37° 41.983′ N, 85° 37.063′ W. Marker is near Boston, Kentucky, in Nelson County. Marker is on Nelsonville Road (Kentucky Route 52), on the left when traveling north. Marker located north of Rolling Fork Christian Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boston KY 40107, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fight at New Haven Abraham Lincoln's First School (approx. 4.8 miles away); Living Off the Land (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Lincolns at Knob Creek (approx. 6.2 miles away); Lincoln Knob Creek Farm (approx. 6.2 miles away); a different marker also named Lincoln Knob Creek Farm (approx. 6.2 miles away); Abraham Lincoln's memory of Knob Creek Farm (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Lincoln Tavern (approx. 6.2 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on August 22, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 18, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 808 times since then and 225 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 18, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.