Hazard in Perry County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Founder of Hazard
Erected 1964 by Kentucky Historical Society - Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 758.)
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 1790.
Location. 37° 14.916′ N, 83° 11.729′ W. Marker is in Hazard, Kentucky, in Perry County. Marker is on Main Street, on the left when traveling south. This marker is located outside the Perry County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hazard KY 41701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Perry County, 1821 (within shouting distance of this marker); Mountain Missionary (approx. half a mile away); Uncle Ira (approx. 4.4 miles away); Cordia SchoolBattle of Leatherwood (approx. 10.6 miles away); Mothers and Babies (approx. 11˝ miles away); Leslie County (approx. 11˝ miles away); Finley Mine Disaster Memorial (approx. 11˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hazard.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 15, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 24, 2014, by Larry Wilson of Wareham, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 385 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 24, 2014, by Larry Wilson of Wareham, Massachusetts. 4. submitted on August 15, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.