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Lexington in Fayette County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Beck House

 
 
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By Matt Carter, September 17, 2010
1. Beck House Marker
Inscription. Residence of James Burnie Beck. Born Dumfriesshire, Scot., 1822, died Washington, D.C., 1890. Law partner John C. Breckinridge. Congressman from Ky., 1867-75. U.S. Senator from Ky. 1876-90.
 
Erected by Historical Markers Society. (Marker Number 14.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 2.586′ N, 84° 29.78′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is on High Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 209 E. High St.,, Lexington KY 40507, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Main Street Christian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lewis And Clark In Kentucky (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jefferson Davis (approx. 0.2 miles away); Methodism in Lexington / First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Hunt Morgan (1825-1864) (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bing Crosby (approx. 0.3 miles away); Warner L. Jones Jr. (approx. 0.3 miles away); E. P. Taylor (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
Also see . . .  James Beck - A Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
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By Matt Carter, September 17, 2010
2. Beck House Marker (2)
. (Submitted on September 23, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Politics
 
Beck House image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 17, 2010
3. Beck House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2010, by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 737 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 17, 2010, by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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