Switzer in Franklin County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Switzer Covered Bridge
Erected 1976 by Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1571.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 15.138′ N, 84° 45.591′ W. Marker is in Switzer, Kentucky, in Franklin County. Marker is on Jones Lane (Route 1262) (County Route 1262 at milepost 3), one mile south of Switzer Road (County Route 1689), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Switzer Road is a short cut from the town of Forks of the Elkhorn on US 60 (just east of Frankfort) and Stamping Ground, KY (US 227). Marker is in this post office area: Frankfort KY 40601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buffalo Springs (approx. 4.1 miles away); Stamping Ground Stonetown (approx. 4½ miles away); St. Francis Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); Buena Vista / Todd House (approx. 5 miles away); Kentucky African American Civil War Memorial (approx. 5.3 miles away); Lexington & Ohio R.R. (approx. 5.3 miles away); Kentucky's United States Colored Troops (approx. 5.4 miles away).
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Roads & Vehicles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 3,194 times since then and 12 times this year. Last updated on September 20, 2008, by Michael Nolan of Frankfort, Kentucky. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. 4. submitted on May 28, 2012, by Cyrus Thomas Wingate of Winter Park, Fl. USA. 5, 6. submitted on August 2, 2008, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.