Milton in Trimble County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1967 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1099.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • Women. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 42.614′ N, 85° 22.785′ W. Marker is in Milton, Kentucky, in Trimble County. Marker is at the intersection of Peck Pike Road (Kentucky Route 625 at milepost 12) and Liberty Road (Kentucky Route 1256), on the left when traveling south on Peck Pike Road. It is near the water tower, at the electrical substation.Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milton KY 40045, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Madison Historic District (approx. 1.6 miles away in Indiana); Michael C. Garber (approx. 1.8 miles away in Indiana); Lt. General Walter Krueger (approx. 1.8 miles away in Indiana); Madison's Riverfront / Underground Railroad (approx. 1.8 miles away in Indiana); Replica of The Statue of Liberty (approx. 1.8 miles away in Indiana); Jefferson County War Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away in Indiana); Jefferson County (Indiana ) Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away in Indiana); Samuel Woodfill (approx. 1.8 miles away in Indiana).
Also see . . . History of American Women - Delia Webster. “Delia Webster was a teacher and abolitionist in Kentucky, where she was a conductor on the Underground Railroad. Tried and convicted for helping runaway slaves in their escape to freedom, she was the first woman imprisoned for assisting fugitive slaves. Webster was also an artist, writer, and an independent woman, unusual for her time.” (Submitted on July 3, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 117 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.