Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1986 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 1784.)
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 1838.
Location. 38° 2.911′ N, 84° 29.896′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Mill Street and Short Street, on the right when traveling north on Mill Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. U.S. Vice President (within shouting distance of this marker); Lexington Courthouses / Cheapside Peaceful Protests for Equality / Turning a Blind Eye to a Movement (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fayette County (about 300 feet away); Fayette County World War I Memorial (about 300 feet away); First Inauguration (about 400 feet away); Slavery in Fayette Co. / Cheapside Slave Auction Block (about 400 feet away); African American Physicians (about 400 feet 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 25, 2013, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 417 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on August 26, 2013, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 25, 2013, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.