Carlisle in Nicholas County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
County Name's Sake
Erected 1964 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 708.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 18.745′ N, 84° 1.691′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Kentucky, in Nicholas County. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle KY 40311, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. Charles W. Mathers 1856-1937 / Nicholas County Benefactor (here, next to this marker); Carlisle Passenger Depot (about Old Concord Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Forest Retreat (approx. 2.4 miles away); Col. Daniel Boone (approx. 2˝ miles away); Upper Blue Licks (approx. 5.9 miles away); Mae Street Kidd (approx. 6.6 miles away); Pioneer Pursuit (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
Also see . . . George Nicholas biography. (Submitted on July 27, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 20, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 27, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 90 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.