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

Forest Pillars

 
 
Forest Pillars Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 6, 2019
1. Forest Pillars Marker
Inscription.  Enlarged by Madison and Mary Worthington using timberframe construction, portions of this house were built as early as 1820 by Mary May. The house’s name is derived from the solid poplar tree trunks forming the four Doric columns.
 
Erected by James Harrod Trust. (Marker Number 51.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky, Harrodsburg, James Harrod Trust series list.
 
Location. 37° 45.98′ N, 84° 50.725′ W. Marker is in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, in Mercer County. Marker is on North College Street just south of College View Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 351 N College St, 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. Rykon (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. James Harrison Moore House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Maples (within shouting distance of this marker); Courtview (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct
Forest Pillars Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 6, 2019
2. Forest Pillars Marker
line); Tewmey / Armstrong House (about 800 feet away); Pulliam / Curry House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Diamond Point (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church / Centennial Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrodsburg.
 
Madison and Mary Worthington House image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 6, 2019
3. Madison and Mary Worthington House
 
 
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 34 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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