Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
George D. Widener
1889 - 1971
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Entertainment • Sports.
Location. 38° 2.524′ N, 84° 29.431′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 60) and Midland Avenue (U.S. 60), on the right when traveling west. Located in Thoroughbred Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Midland Avenue, Lexington KY 40508, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George M. Humphrey (here, next to this marker); Warren Wright, Sr. (here, next to this marker); A. B. Hancock Sr. (a few steps from this marker); John D. Hertz (a few steps from this marker); Elizabeth Arden Graham (a few steps from this marker); Daniel Swigert (a few steps from this marker); Paul Mellon (a few steps from this marker); William Woodward, Sr. (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Also see . . . Start with this plaque. The page for this plaque has a Related Markers list of all the plaques in Thoroughbred Park. You can use that list to easily page through all of the markers. (Submitted on August 19, 2012.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 11, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 447 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 11, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.