Near Union in Boone County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
—(Marker #1) Another Marker at Big Bone Lick State Park —
Erected 1965 by Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 859.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 53.273′ N, 84° 45.044′ W. Marker is near Union, Kentucky, in Boone County. Marker is on Beaver Road west of U.S. 127, on the right when traveling west. 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 “Big Bone Lick”. 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. Big Bone Lick (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.
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
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 293 times since then and 50 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.