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Hodgenville in Larue County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Two Miles South of this town Abraham Lincoln was born ...

 
 
Full View - - Two Miles South of this town Abraham Lincoln was born ... Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Ginger L. Drenning, September 5, 2012
1. Full View - - Two Miles South of this town Abraham Lincoln was born ... Marker
Inscription.

Two miles south of this town Abraham Lincoln was born February 12, 1809.

Erected with appropriations made by the Legislature of Kentucky and the Congress of the United States of America

Anno Domini MCMIX (1909)


 
Erected 1909 by Legislature of Kentucky, and Congress of the United States.
 
Location. 37° 34.425′ N, 85° 44.434′ W. Marker is in Hodgenville, Kentucky, in Larue County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Blvd and West Main Street (Route 2426), on the left when traveling south on Lincoln Blvd. Touch for map. Located on the West side of Lincoln Square - downtown. Marker is in this post office area: Hodgenville KY 42748, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lincoln and Hodgen's Mill (a few steps from this marker); Abraham Lincoln - As - A - Boy Statue (within shouting distance of this marker); Courthouse Burned (within shouting distance of this marker); Larue County / County Officials --- 1843 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sinking Spring (approx. 3 miles away);
Abraham Lincoln - Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Ginger L. Drenning, September 5, 2012
2. Abraham Lincoln - Statue
The Memorial Building (approx. 3 miles away); Abraham Lincoln Birthplace (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named Sinking Spring (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hodgenville.
 
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Two Miles South of this town Abraham Lincoln was born ... Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Ginger L. Drenning, September 5, 2012
3. Two Miles South of this town Abraham Lincoln was born ... Marker
Other View - - Abraham Lincoln - Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Ginger L. Drenning, September 5, 2012
4. Other View - - Abraham Lincoln - Statue
Obverse View - - Lincoln Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Ginger L. Drenning, September 5, 2012
5. Obverse View - - Lincoln Statue
Lincoln Square - - Hodgenville, Kentucky image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Ginger L. Drenning, September 5, 2012
6. Lincoln Square - - Hodgenville, Kentucky
Other View - - Lincoln Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Ginger L. Drenning, September 5, 2012
7. Other View - - Lincoln Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 312 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 3, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.
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