Westport in Oldham County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Westport Courthouse / The Courthouse and Enslavement
and Oldham County Historical Society
Erected 2019 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2594.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African AmericansLaw Enforcement. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1828.
Location. 38° 28.719′ N, 85° 28.485′ W. Marker is in Westport, Kentucky, in Oldham County. Marker is on Westport Road (Kentucky Route 524) west of 4th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6901 KY-524, Westport KY 40077, 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. Westport (within shouting distance of this marker); Woodland Farm (approx. 1.4 miles away); Lagrange Training School / Rosenwald Schools (approx. 6.8 miles away); Oldham County, 1824 (approx. 7.1 miles away); Funk Seminary Site (approx. 7.1 miles away); James and Amanda Mount Home / J.C. Barnett Library and Archives (approx. 7.1 miles away); William Berry Taylor of Spring Hill (approx. 7.1 miles away); Colonel William Oldham (approx. 7.1 miles away).
Also see . . . Bibb, Henry Walton. From the Dictionary of Canadian Biography. (Submitted on June 3, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 3, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 3, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.