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West Point in Hardin County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

West Point

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, July 5, 2018
1. West Point Marker
Inscription.  West Point, founded in 1796, received its name from the fact that when the town was established, it was the western-most point in the so-called English civilization.
 
Location. 37° 59.949′ N, 85° 56.764′ W. Marker is in West Point, Kentucky, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 4th Street, on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point KY 40177, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Great Raid and West Point (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Duffield (about 500 feet away); Camp Knox (about 500 feet away); Civil War Fort (about 500 feet away); K&I Bank Building (about 500 feet away); Thomas Lincoln's Flatboat Trip (about 500 feet away); The Salt Warehouse (about 500 feet away); Pioneer Cemetery (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
 
Also see . . .  History. (Submitted on August 19, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
West Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 5, 2018
2. West Point Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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