Campton in Wolfe County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Swift's Silver Camp
Erected 1962 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 559.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Exploration. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1761.
Location. 37° 44.106′ N, 83° 32.837′ W. Marker is in Campton, Kentucky, in Wolfe County. Marker is on Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Campton KY 41301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wolfe County, 1860 (a few steps from this marker); USA Gens. Morgan CSA (a few steps from this marker); Gateway to Appalachia Wolfe County Veterans Wall (a few steps from this marker); Wolfe County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Alvan Drew School (approx. 4 miles away); Hazel Green Academy (approx. 8˝ miles away); a different marker also named USA Gens. Morgan CSA (approx. 8˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Campton.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 20, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 577 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 20, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.