Winchester in Clark County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Explored Kentucky, 1769-1774
Opened wilderness road, 1776
Founded Boonesborough, 1775
Foremost pioneer of Kentucky
“An instrument ordained
to settle the wilderness.”
Location. 37° 59.512′ N, 84° 11.17′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Kentucky, in Clark County. Marker is on College Street west of Wheeler Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. The statue is located in College Park. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester KY 40391, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Homer C. Ledford (here, next to this marker); Hanson Home Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Governor James Clark (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Clark County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Gov. James Clark Judicial Center (approx. half a mile away); County Named 1793 (approx. half a mile away); "Morgan's Men" Here (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
Also see . . . Daniel Boone at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on September 18, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers •
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