Golden Pond in Trigg County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Drummer Boy at 7
Erected 1968 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 994.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1773.
Location. 36° 43.855′ N, 87° 59.885′ W. Marker is in Golden Pond, Kentucky, in Trigg County. Marker is on County Route 165, on the right when traveling south. Marker is 1.5 miles south of Wranglers Campground. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cadiz KY 42211, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured Laura Furnace / Iron Made in Kentucky (a few steps from this marker); Golden Pond (approx. 4.1 miles away); St. Joseph's Parish (approx. 4.1 miles away); Cavalry vs. Gunboat (approx. 5 miles away); Stacker Furnace / Iron Made in Kentucky (approx. 5.3 miles away); Civil War Sniper (approx. 5.4 miles away); Lower Donaldson School (approx. 5.4 miles away); Donaldson (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Golden Pond.
Also see . . . Old Time Kentucky: Marker tells story of youngest drummer boy in the War of the Revolution. (Submitted on July 16, 2019, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2019, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 576 times since then and 165 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 16, 2019, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. 7. submitted on September 2, 2019, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.