Hartford in Ohio County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1259.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Bridges & Viaducts. In addition, it is included in the Covered Bridges, and the Kentucky Historical Society series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1823.
Location. 37° 27.148′ N, 86° 54.632′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Kentucky, in Ohio County. Marker is on South Main Street (U.S. 231) 0.1 miles north of East Union Street, on the right when traveling south. 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 distance of this marker. Site of Fort Hartford (here, next to this marker); Fort Hartford 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. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
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