Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Presented by Lexington-Fayette Co. Historic Commission
Erected 1976 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 1551.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1795.
Location. 38° 2.91′ N, 84° 29.973′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is on W. Main Street (U.S. 60, 421) east of N. Broadway Road (U.S. 68), on the right when traveling east. 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. African American Physicians (within shouting distance Peaceful Protests for Equality / Turning a Blind Eye to a Movement (within shouting distance of this marker); Silversmith Shop (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lexington (about 400 feet away); Lexington Courthouses / Cheapside (about 400 feet away); U.S. Vice President (about 500 feet away); Fayette County (about 500 feet away); Fayette County World War I Memorial (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 30, 2013, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 450 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 30, 2013, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. 3. submitted on April 19, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.