Springfield in Washington County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
John Pope, 1770-1845
Erected 1966 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 930.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. A significant historical year for this entry is 1770.
Location. 37° 41.133′ N, 85° 13.183′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Kentucky, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Walnut Street and East High Street, on the right when traveling north on Walnut Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield KY 40069, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. House of History (within shouting distance of this marker); Morgan in Springfield (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); On Civil War Routes (about 400 Jesse Head Homesite (about 400 feet away); You are in The Holy Land! (about 500 feet away); Washington County (about 500 feet away); Felix Grundy (1777 - 1840) (about 500 feet away); War Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 8, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 8, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. 3, 4. submitted on August 12, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.