Owenton in Owen County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1986 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1790.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1780.
Location. 38° 32.78′ N, 84° 50.456′ W. Marker is in Owenton, Kentucky, in Owen County. Marker is on North Main Street (U.S. 127) just south of Kentucky Route 3095, on the right when traveling north. Marker is in front of Owenton Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Owenton KY 40359, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vice Admiral William A. Mose Lee Jr. (approx. 0.7 miles away); Old New Liberty / New Liberty, Contd.First Rural Electric In County (approx. 6.1 miles away); Historic Gratz Bridge (approx. 7.9 miles away); Gratz, A Kentucky River Town (approx. 7.9 miles away); Earl New Veterans Memorial (approx. 8 miles away); Gen. Washington's Guard (approx. 8.8 miles away); Captain Samuel Sanders (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Owenton.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 12, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 160 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 12, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.