Near Union in Boone County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Big Bone Lick
Marker # 1
—Pre- Historic Site in Boone County, Kentucky —
Erected 1938 by Society of Colonial Wars in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Location. 38° 53.273′ N, 84° 45.044′ W. Marker is near Union, Kentucky, in Boone County. Marker can be reached from Beaver Road (Kentucky Route 338) west of U.S. 127. Touch for map. marker is in the picnic area near the entrance of Big Bone Lick State Park, off St Rt 338, about two miles west of US 127. Enter park off St Rt 338, first drive to right leads to the picnic area. There are two markers at the shelter house; this one, and “Mary Engles”. There are more markers, deeper in the park at the museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3380 Beaver Road, Union KY 41091, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mary Ingles (here, next to this marker); Big Bone Methodist Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Big Bone Lick (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary Draper Ingles (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. Elwood Mead (approx. 5.3 miles away in Indiana); Piatt's Landing & (approx. 6.2 miles away); Rabbit Hash (approx. 6.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Union.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 304 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 22, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.