Stanford in Lincoln County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Wilderness Road - Loganís Station
Loganís Station established May 1, 1775. Also known as St. Asaph, the fort quickly became an important frontier settlement. In May 1775, residents sent representatives to Boonesborough to assist in the formation of the proprietary government of Transylvania. Loganís Fort later became the town of Stanford.
Erected 2005 by Presented by the Lincoln Co. Historical Soc. and erected by the Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2177.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 31.762′ N, 84° 39.702′ W. Marker is in Stanford, Kentucky, in Lincoln County. Marker is on Main Street (Business U.S. 150) near Lancaster Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at the southwest corner of the courthouse lawn. Marker is in this post office area: Stanford KY 40484, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Cherokees in Kentucky (a few steps from this marker); County Named, 1780 (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln County (within shouting distance of this marker); Kentucky's Oldest Main Street (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); History Written in Departures & Arrivals (about 700 feet away); Baughman Mill (about 700 feet away); Earliest Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stanford Female College (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stanford.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers •
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