Shelbyville in Shelby County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Squire Boone's Station, 1779
Erected 1937 by the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. (Marker Number 28.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Roads & Vehicles • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the The Colonial Dames of America, National Society of series list.
Location. 38° 12.663′ N, 85° 12.938′ W. Marker is in Shelbyville, Kentucky, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 60) and 5th Street, on the left when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shelby County, 1792 (a few steps from this marker); Founder Capt. William Shannon (a few steps from this marker); The Blockhouse / Martin's Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky 1806 Return of Expedition / Death of Meriwether Lewis (within shouting distance of this marker); Shelby County WWI Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); The Armstrong Hotel (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Science Hill School (about 500 feet away); Birthplace of Governor Augustus Owsley Stanley / Stanley-Casey House (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelbyville.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Squire Boone's Station. (Submitted on July 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 64 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.