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

Bryan's Station

 
 
Bryan's Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 18, 2010
1. Bryan's Station Marker
Inscription. Camping place in 1775-76 of the brothers Morgan, James, William and Joseph Bryan. In 1779 was fortified as a station which in Aug. 1782 repelled a siege of Indians and Canadians under Capt. William Caldwell and Simon Girty.
 
Erected by Historical Markers Society. (Marker Number 21.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 4.57′ N, 84° 24.93′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is on Bryan Station Road (State Highway 57), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington KY 40516, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Coldstream Farm (approx. 4.1 miles away); Colonel George Nicholas (approx. 4.5 miles away); Transylvania University (approx. 4.6 miles away); Col. Robert Patterson (1753-1827) / Patterson Cabin (approx. 4.6 miles away); James Lane Allen (approx. 4.6 miles away); Transylvania Pavilion (approx. 4.7 miles away); George Washington (approx. 4.7 miles away); John S. Knight (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Marker traveling east image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 18, 2010
2. Marker traveling east
Marker traveling west image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, September 18, 2010
3. Marker traveling west
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2010, by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 1,934 times since then and 101 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 19, 2010, by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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