Near Union in Boone County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Big Bone Lick
Erected 1938 by Society of Colonial Wars in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. (Marker Number 32.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Paleontology • Science & Medicine. A significant historical year for this entry is 1739.
Location. 38° 53.273′ N, 84° 45.044′ W. Marker is near Union, Kentucky, in Boone County. Marker can be reached from Beaver Road (Kentucky Route 338) west of U.S. 127. marker is in the picnic area near the entrance of Big Bone Lick State Park, off St Rt 338, about two miles west of US 127. Enter park off St Rt 338, first drive to right leads to the picnic area. There are two markers Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3380 Beaver Road, Union KY 41091, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mary Ingles (here, next to this marker); Big Bone Methodist Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Big Bone Lick (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary Draper Ingles (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major John P. Gaines (approx. 4.9 miles away); Dr. Elwood Mead (approx. 5.3 miles away in Indiana); Richwood Presbyterian Church (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Union.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 10, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 22, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 436 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 22, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.