Barbourville in Knox County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
County Named, 1779
Erected 1964 by Kentucky Historical Society - Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 782.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 52.062′ N, 83° 52.802′ W. Marker is in Barbourville, Kentucky, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of Cumberland Gap Parkway (U.S. 25E) and Daniel Boone Drive (State Highway 11), on the right when traveling south on Cumberland Gap Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Barbourville KY 40906, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Cabin in Kentucky (here, next to this marker); Civil War Actions (here, next to this marker); First House in Kentucky (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle of Barbourville The Battle of Barbourville (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle of Barbourville (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wallsend Mine (approx. 12 miles away); Cumberland Ford (approx. 12.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barbourville.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 419 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 15, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.