Stanton in Powell County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
County Named, 1852
Erected 1964 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 790.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 51.186′ N, 83° 51.564′ W. Marker is in Stanton, Kentucky, in Powell County. Marker is on Court Street. Touch for map. The marker is located on the grounds of the Powell County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Stanton KY 40380, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Woody Stephens and Forty Niner (here, next to this marker); Courthouse Burned (within shouting Collecting Red River's History (approx. 3.4 miles away); Clay City Timber Industry / Early Iron Works (approx. 3.4 miles away); Battle-June 8, 1864 (approx. 14.1 miles away); Little Mountain Indian Mound (approx. 14.6 miles away); Civil War Robbery / Bank Sues (approx. 14.8 miles away); Mt. Sterling, Kentucky (approx. 14.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stanton.
Also see . . .
1. Lazarus W. Powell - History of Kentucky Governors. (Submitted on May 21, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. The Expulsion Case of Lazarus W. Powell - United States Senate. (Submitted on May 21, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Politics • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 20, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 20, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.