Holy Cross in Marion County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by The Kentucky Historical Society and the Department of Highways. (Marker Number 913.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 40.446′ N, 85° 26.816′ W. Marker is in Holy Cross, Kentucky, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of Loretto Road (Kentucky Route 49) and Holy Cross Road (Kentucky Route 457) on Loretto Road. Touch for map. Also at this crossroads is Kentucky Route 527. Marker is in this post office area: Loretto KY 40037, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Gristmill-Distillery (approx. 5.6 miles away); Saint Thomas Farm (approx. 7.1 miles away); Fight at New Haven (approx. 8.1 miles Washington County (approx. 8.6 miles away); Rowan-Chambers Duel (approx. 8.8 miles away).
More about this marker. The crossroads of Holy Cross no longer has a post office. It is served by the Loretto post office.
Also see . . . History of the Churches. The churches are Holy Cross Church and St. Francis of Asisi Church. (Submitted on April 30, 2006.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 30, 2006, by Trinket Troy of Burke, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,949 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2006, by Trinket Troy of Burke, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.