Cox's Creek in Nelson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1939 by The Kentucky Society, Daughters of the American Colonists.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Colonists series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1775.
Location. 37° 53.319′ N, 85° 28.246′ W. Marker is in Cox's Creek, Kentucky, in Nelson County. Marker is on Louisville/Bardstown Road (U.S. 31E/150) 0 miles north of Wheeler Wright Lane, on the right when traveling north. Marker is in front of the Cox's Creek Elementary School, a few yards off Bardstown Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bardstown KY 40004, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Froman’s Road and Station / McGee’s Stone Castle (approx. one mile away); An Early Turnpike / Mile Stones, ca. 1835 (approx. 2.3 miles away); Nazareth College (approx. 3 miles away); Civil War in Bardstown (approx. 3.1 miles away); Ben Johnson House (approx. 4.2 miles away); My Old Kentucky Home (approx. 5 miles away); Salem Academy (approx. 5.1 miles away); “A Pretty Close Call” (approx. 5.2 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 9, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 754 times since then and 144 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 17, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. 2, 3. submitted on June 9, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.