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Coldstream Farm

 
 
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By Ken Smith, November 17, 2013
1. Coldstream Farm Marker
Inscription.  Famous Kentucky horse farm. Known earlier as McGrathiana. The home of Aristides, the first winner of the Kentucky Derby.
 
Erected 1961 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department Of Highways. (Marker Number 166.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AnimalsSports. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
 
Location. 38° 5.476′ N, 84° 29.29′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is on Newtown Pike (County Route 922) south of Aristides Blvd., on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1674 Newtown Pike, Lexington KY 40511, 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. Artistides (approx. ¾ mile away); Glengarry Field-Cool Meadow / Fasig-Tipton Since 1898 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Lexington Colored Fair Association / Successful Enterprise (approx. 1.4 miles away); Man o' War / Man o' War (1917-1947) (approx. 1½ miles away);
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2. Coldstream Farm Marker
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Colored Orphan Industrial Home (approx. 2 miles away); Fairlawn, ca. 1845 / Dr. Benjamin Dudley (approx. 2.1 miles away); Eastern State Hospital (approx. 2.2 miles away); Florence Crittenton Home (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
Coldstream Farm Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, November 17, 2013
3. Coldstream Farm Marker
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By Ken Smith, November 17, 2013
4. Coldstream Farm Marker
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By Ken Smith, November 17, 2013
5. Coldstream Farm Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 4, 2013, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 595 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 4, 2013, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.

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