Campton in Wolfe County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Swift's Silver Camp
Erected 1962 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 559.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 44.106′ N, 83° 32.837′ W. Marker is in Campton, Kentucky, in Wolfe County. Marker is on Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Campton KY 41301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. USA Gens. Morgan CSA (here, next to this marker); Wolfe County, 1860 (a few steps from this marker); Gateway to Appalachia (a few steps from this marker); County Named, 1870 (approx. 14.3 miles away); "Bloody Breathitt" (approx. 15.4 miles away); Breathitt Volunteers (approx. 15.4 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 15.4 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 15.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Campton.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Exploration •
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 346 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 20, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.