Columbia in Adair County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Col. Frank L. Wolford
Erected 1963 by the Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 604.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, Mexican-American • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 37° 6.164′ N, 85° 18.354′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Kentucky, in Adair County. Marker is at the intersection of Public Square and Campbellsville Street (Kentucky Route 55), on the left when traveling east on Public Square. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 424 Public Square, Columbia KY 42728, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distanceAdair County Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Confederate Raids (a few steps from this marker); Adair County Revolutionary War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Jane Lampton Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Frank Lane Wolford (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Columbia-Union Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Daniel Trabue (1760-1840) (approx. ¼ mile away); Male and Female School Site / Student Parking in the 1850s (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
Also see . . . University of Kentucky biography on Colonel Wolford. (Submitted on May 18, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 401 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 18, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.