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Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Belle of Louisville

 
 
Belle of Louisville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 18, 2017
1. Belle of Louisville Marker
Inscription.
Belle of Louisville
The Belle of Louisville, built in Pittsburgh in 1914, is the oldest continuously operating steamboat in the U.S. Warfboat LSS#10 is the only remaining inland Coast Guard Station in the U.S. Both were designated National Historic Landmarks in 1989.
 
Location. 38° 15.546′ N, 85° 45.321′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West River Road and North 4th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the Louisville Riverwalk. Marker is in this post office area: Louisville KY 40202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain John F. Gilooly (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Belle of Louisville (a few steps from this marker); Visitors at Louisville Wharf / Louisville’s Steamboat Era (a few steps from this marker); Mayor Andrew Broaddus (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Coast Guard World War II Operations in Louisville (within shouting distance of this marker); Life Saving Station 10 (within shouting distance of
Belle of Louisville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 18, 2017
2. Belle of Louisville Marker
this marker); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky / York (within shouting distance of this marker); Irene Dunne (1898-1990) (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Belle of Louisville. (Submitted on June 10, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Belle of Louisville on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 10, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
The Belle of Louisville image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 18, 2017
3. The Belle of Louisville
The Belle of Louisville image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 18, 2017
4. The Belle of Louisville
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 10, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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