Shelbyville in Shelby County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Birthplace of Governor Augustus Owsley Stanley / Stanley-Casey House
Erected 2003 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2115.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture Education • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 21, 1867.
Location. 38° 12.699′ N, 85° 12.782′ W. Marker is in Shelbyville, Kentucky, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street (Business Kentucky Route 55) and 3rd Street, on the right when traveling west on Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 Washington Street, Shelbyville KY 40065, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Squire Boone's Station, 1779 (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reconstruction in America / Lynching of Reuben Dennis (about 800 feet away); Lynching in America / Lynching of Sam Pulliam (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lynching in Shelbyville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Founder Capt. William Shannon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shelbyville Fountain (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shelby County, 1792 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Blockhouse / Martin's Raid (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelbyville.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Augustus Owsley Stanley. (Submitted on July 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 20, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 355 times since then and 97 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.