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Winchester in Clark County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Lulbegrud Creek

 
 
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By Frank Profitt, February 8, 2021
1. Lulbegrud Creek Marker
Inscription.  Near site of winter camp of Daniel and Squire Boone, Alexander Neeley, and John Stuart, 1769-70. Creek named by these pioneers after "Lorbrulgrud" of Gulliver's Travels, first known book brought to Kentucky. Corrupted to Lulbegrud.
 
Erected by Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 137.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraExplorationSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. Marker has been reported damaged. 37° 55.515′ N, 83° 59.159′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Kentucky, in Clark County. Marker is on Winchester Road (Kentucky Route 15) 0.2 miles south of Goosey Road, on the right when traveling east. Located at the Clark-Powell County Line on KY 15. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13735 Ironworks Rd, Winchester KY 40391, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Pilot Knob (approx. 1.7 miles away); Clay City Timber Industry / Early Iron Works (approx. 5.7 miles away); Collecting Red River's History
Lulbegrud Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Frank Profitt, February 8, 2021
2. Lulbegrud Creek Marker
(approx. 5.7 miles away); Courthouse Burned (approx. 8˝ miles away); Persian Gulf War Memorial (approx. 8˝ miles away); War Memorial (approx. 8˝ miles away); County Named, 1852 (approx. 8˝ miles away); Woody Stephens and Forty Niner (approx. 8˝ miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Daniel Boone
 
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By Frank Profitt, February 8, 2021
3. Lulbegrud Creek Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 18, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 16, 2021, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 16, 2021, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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