Paducah in McCracken County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Alben W. Barkley / Barkley's Grave
Erected 1967 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1112.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Government & PoliticsFormer U.S. Presidents: #32 Franklin D. Roosevelt, the Former U.S. Presidents: #33 Harry S. Truman, and the Kentucky Historical Society series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1877.
Location. 37° 2.666′ N, 88° 39.412′ W. Marker is in Paducah, Kentucky, in McCracken County. Marker is at the intersection of Lone Oak Road (U.S. 45) and Carson Road, on the right when traveling south on Lone Oak Road. Marker is at entrance to Mt. Kenton Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2505 Lone Oak Rd, Paducah KY 42003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Whitehaven (approx. half a mile away); Paducah Community College (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Lone Oak (approx. 1.1 miles away); First Christian Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Angles / “The Veep” (approx. 1.2 miles away); Unity Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Immanuel Baptist (approx. 1.8 miles away); Forrest's Bivouac (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paducah.
Also see . . . Alben W. Barkley (Wikipedia). (Submitted on October 28, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
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