Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Wing Commander / Famous Saddle Horse
Erected 1973 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1470.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Sports. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1943.
Location. 38° 7.892′ N, 84° 28.974′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is on Mt. Horeb Pike, 0 miles north of Iron Works Pike (Kentucky Route 1973), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington KY 40511, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Glengarry Field-Cool Meadow / Fasig-Tipton Since 1898 (approx. 1˝ miles away); Dr. Robert Peter (approx. 1.6 miles away); Maddoxtown (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Years at Stud (approx. 2.4 miles away); Will Harbut and Man o' War (approx. 2.4 miles away); Man o' War (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Race He Lost (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Also see . . . Wing Commander (Wikipedia). (Submitted on April 3, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 3, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 179 times since then and 84 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 3, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.