Near Hawesville in Hancock County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Town of Patesville
During its heyday in 1895, Patesville was a town of 250 people with a sawmill, three general stores, millinery, drugstore, blacksmith shop, undertaker's parlor, and hotel.
Erected 2000 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways; Presented by Hancock County Fiscal Court. (Marker Number 2039.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Political Subdivisions. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 37° 46.903′ N, 86° 43.142′ W. Marker is near Hawesville, Kentucky, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 144 and Quisenberry Road, on the right when Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3965 KY-144, Hawesville KY 42348, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pellville (approx. 5˝ miles away); Tar Springs (approx. 5.6 miles away); Early Shipping Point (approx. 5.9 miles away); Lincoln Family Trail (approx. 6 miles away); Breckinridge County Veterans Memorial (approx. 6 miles away); Cloverport Veterans Monument (approx. 6 miles away); First Coal Oil (approx. 6 miles away); Captain John W. Cannon (approx. 7.3 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 16, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 16, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.