A Little Bit to Eat at the Race
“chicken soup with rice, baked Ohio River salmon, bacon, cabbage and beans, barbecued lamb, roast duck and applesauce, roast turkey and cranberry sauce, roast beef, broiled squirrel, leg of bear, baked opossum with sweet potatoes, roasting ears, hominy, boiled potatoes, hot cake, corn dodgers, buttermilk, plum pudding, rum sauce, pumpkin pie, log cabin pie, assorted cakes, assorted fruits, vanilla ice cream, coffee, apple jack, claret, Transylvania Bitters, peaches and honey, old bourbon whiskey, port and champagne”.
(Taken from Whitley Family History)
Location. 37° 28.097′ N, 84° 32.817′ W. Marker is in Crab Orchard, Kentucky, in Lincoln County. Marker is on William Whitley Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located on Sportsman's Hill across from William
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Celebration (within shouting distance of this marker); The Legacy of Sportsmanís Hill at Crab Orchard (within shouting distance of this marker); Beginning of Horse Racing in Kentucky (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Where Racing Turned Around (about 400 feet away); Sportsman Hill (about 700 feet away); Sportsman's Hill / Whitley House - 1785 (about 700 feet away); A View from Sportsmanís Hill (about 700 feet away); Sportsman's Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crab Orchard.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 73 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 14, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.