West Irvine in Estill County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Lookout Mountain Hero
Erected 1963 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 639.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 25, 1863.
Location. 37° 41.847′ N, 83° 59.24′ W. Marker is in West Irvine, Kentucky, in Estill County. Marker is at the intersection of Richmond Road (Kentucky Route 52) and Shady Lane (Kentucky Route 2473), on the right when traveling north on Richmond Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 910 Richmond Road, Irvine KY 40336, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Station Camp (here, Battle of Irvine (approx. 0.7 miles away); Irvine (approx. 0.7 miles away); County Named, 1808 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Estill Seminary / Collegiate Institute (approx. ¾ mile away); Estill Springs (approx. 1.1 miles away); Fitchburg Furnace (approx. 7.8 miles away); a different marker also named Fitchburg Furnace (approx. 7.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 109 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 16, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photos of Capt John Wilson's grave marker near Station Camp Christian Church SSE of West Irvine. • Can you help?