Near Ransom in Pike County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Site of Killing of Asa Harmon McCoy
Presented by Pikeville-Pike County Tourism.
Erected 2001 by Kentucky Historical Society – Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2068.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 33.461′ N, 82° 11.505′ W. Marker is near Ransom, Kentucky, in Pike County. Marker is on Big Blue Springs Road south of State Route 1056, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. About 50 feet south of Route 1056 across the bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Ransom KY 41558, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hog Trial/Election Fight (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hog Trial Site (approx. 1.7 miles away); McCoy Cemetery (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site of Randolph McCoy House Pawpaw Tree Incident (approx. 4.4 miles away); Mingo County / State of Kentucky (approx. 4.7 miles away in West Virginia); Matewan and the Railroad (approx. 4.7 miles away in West Virginia); Matewan Area History (approx. 4.7 miles away in West Virginia).
Additional keywords. Feud, Hatfield and McCoys
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 4,832 times since then and 230 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 18, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.