Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1973 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 0136.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1775.
Location. 37° 59.995′ N, 84° 31.225′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Nicholasville Road (U.S. 27) and Moore Drive, on the right when traveling north on Nicholasville Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2666 Nicholasville Road, Lexington KY 40503, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Family & Consumer Sciences Extension in Kentucky / Myrtle Weldon (1890-1971) Kentucky Educational Television / KET, the Kentucky Network (approx. 2.1 miles away); Haggin Hall (approx. 2.4 miles away); Herman L. Donovan / Donovan Hall (approx. 2.4 miles away); Desegregation of UK / Lyman T. Johnson (approx. 2.4 miles away); Class Competitions / Tug of War (approx. 2½ miles away); Scovell Hall / M.A. Scovell 1855-1912 (approx. 2.6 miles away); WBKY/WUKY (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 17, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 537 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 17, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.