Hartford in Ohio County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Site of Fort Hartford
Erected by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1195.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1782.
Location. 37° 27.144′ N, 86° 54.631′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Kentucky, in Ohio County. Marker is on North Main Street (U.S. 231) 0.1 miles north of West Union Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is at south end of bridge over Rough River. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 108 N Main St, Hartford KY 42347, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distanceFirst Bridge (here, next to this marker); Fort Hartford (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Public Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Courthouse Burned (approx. 0.2 miles away); County Named, 1798 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ohio County World Wars Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Barnett's Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Famous Kentucky Artist (approx. Ό mile 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 64 times since then and 29 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.