Bardstown in Nelson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
County Named, 1784
Erected 1966 by The Kentucky Historical Society & The Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 956.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 48.555′ N, 85° 27.999′ W. Marker is in Bardstown, Kentucky, in Nelson County. Marker is on U.S. 31E/150, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is inside the traffic circle at the town center, on the grounds of the old courthouse, now called the Welcome Center. Marker is in this post office area: Bardstown KY 40004, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nelson County World War I, World War II, Korean War, & Vietnam War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam 1969 Memorial (a few steps from this marker); John Fitch Memorial Confederates Here/Confederate Raids and Invasions and a Federal Retreat in Kentucky (within shouting distance of this marker); McLean House (within shouting distance of this marker); Benedict Joseph Flaget (within shouting distance of this marker); Bardstown (within shouting distance of this marker); Successful Surgery (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bardstown.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • Political Subdivisions • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 228 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 10, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.