Morehead in Rowan County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
County Named, 1856
Erected 1964 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 788.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 11.064′ N, 83° 25.998′ W. Marker is in Morehead, Kentucky, in Rowan County. Marker is on East Main Street. Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of the old Rowan County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Morehead KY 40351, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Courthouse Burned (here, next to this marker); Quilting Memories (a few steps from this marker); Freedom Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Allie Young Law Office Moonlight Schools (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rowan County "War," 1884-1887 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Goddard "White" Bridge / Covered Bridges (approx. 15.8 miles away).
Also see . . . John Rowan - Biographical Directory to the United States Congress. (Submitted on May 19, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 267 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.