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Harrodsburg in Mercer County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Lucy Newton Cogar House

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, July 6, 2019
1. Lucy Newton Cogar House Marker
Inscription.  Built circa 1878 as the home of Jesse and Lucy Newton Cogar. This house is a fine example of Golden Age architecture with cherry and oak inlaid floors, intricate moldings, stained glass windows and pargeting.
 
Erected by James Harrod Trust. (Marker Number 15.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureArts, Letters, Music. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky, Harrodsburg, James Harrod Trust series list.
 
Location. 37° 45.715′ N, 84° 50.322′ W. Marker is in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, in Mercer County. Marker is on East Lexington Street (U.S. 68) just west of Marimon Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrodsburg KY 40330, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Isaac Hipple House (within shouting distance of this marker); Thompson / Wickliffe House (within shouting distance of this marker); Hugh McGary House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Woodsland (about 800 feet away);
Lucy Newton Cogar House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 6, 2019
2. Lucy Newton Cogar House Marker
Wilderness Revival (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Baptist Tabernacle of The Wilderness (approx. 0.2 miles away); Muscoe Garnett House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Maria Thomas Daviess House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrodsburg.
 
Lucy Newton Cogar House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 6, 2019
3. Lucy Newton Cogar House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 29 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 17, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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Mar. 6, 2021