London in Laurel County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Congressmen Buried in London / Congressmen Buried in A.R. Dyche Memorial Park
Congressmen Buried in London
Wm. H. Randall (1822-81), lawyer, co. clerk, judge, 8th dist. rep. in 38th and 39th Congresses, buried in family plot on East 1st Street. Vincent Boreing (1839-1903), newspaperman, 1st lt. Union army, school supt., 11th dist. rep. in 56th and 57th Congresses, buried in the A.R. Dyche Memorial Park. Over.
Presented by Laurel County Fiscal Court
Congressmen Buried in A.R. Dyche Memorial Park
D.C. Edwards (1861-1938), lumber business, pres. The National Bank, London, 11th dist. rep., 59th-61st Congresses. Finley Hamilton (1885-1940), lawyer, WWI Signal Corps, elected at large to 73rd Congress. Wm Lewis (1868-1959), commonwealth’s atty., state rep., filled John Robsion’s unexpired term, 80th Congress, seated 1948.
Erected 2003 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2113.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesGovernment & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 37° 7.072′ N, 84° 4.53′ W. Marker is in London, Kentucky, in Laurel County. Marker can be reached from S. Main Street (U.S. 25) south of Kentucky Highway 229, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located just inside the south entrance to A.R. Dyche Memorial Park cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: London KY 40741, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Poynter Building (approx. 0.9 miles away); Battle of London (approx. 0.9 miles away); Wilderness Road/Boone Trace (approx. 0.9 miles away); Sue Bennett College (approx. 0.9 miles away); Laurel Seminary (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Wilderness Road (approx. 1.2 miles away); "The people went and gathered it and ground it in mills." (approx. 2.6 miles away); Millstones Through The Ages (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London.
More about this marker. At the bottom of side one of the marker is a note that states: "Researched and Written by Carl Keith Greene".
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 16, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 16, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.