Hartford in Ohio County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
First Public Building
Erected 1968 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1196.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Government & Politics • Law Enforcement • War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1799.
Location. 37° 27.05′ N, 86° 54.487′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Kentucky, in Ohio County. Marker is at the intersection of East Center Street and Cs-1046, on the right when traveling east on East Center Street. Marker is on north side of Ohio County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Hartford (a few steps from this marker); Courthouse Burned (within shouting distance of this marker); County Named, 1798 (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio County World Wars Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Barnett's Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Richard Parks Bland (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Famous Kentucky Artist (about 500 feet away); Rev. William Downs (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 4, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 54 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 4, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.