McCarr in Pike County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Pawpaw Tree Incident
Presented by Pikeville-Pike County Tourism.
Erected 2000 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2047.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 37.098′ N, 82° 9.933′ W. Marker is in McCarr, Kentucky, in Pike County. Marker is on Kentucky Route 1056 south of River Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. About ¼ mile south of the West Virginia/Kentucky border at Matewan, WV. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Carr KY 41544, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mingo County / State of Kentucky (approx. 0.3 miles away in West Virginia); Matewan and the Railroad (approx. 0.3 miles away in West Virginia); Matewan Area History McCoy Cemetery (approx. 2.7 miles away); Hog Trial Site (approx. 2.7 miles away); Hog Trial/Election Fight (approx. 2.8 miles away); Site of Randolph McCoy House (approx. 2.9 miles away); Site of Killing of Asa Harmon McCoy (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McCarr.
Additional keywords. Feud, Hatfield and McCoys
Categories. • Notable Events •
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