Near Union in Boone County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Lewis and Clark in Kentucky
Big Bone Lick
—( Separate Visits by Both Explorers ) —
Erected 2003 by Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2124.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society, and the Lewis & Clark Expedition marker series.
Location. 38° 53.341′ N, 84° 44.856′ W. Marker is near Union, Kentucky, in Boone County. Marker is on Beaver Road (Kentucky Route 338) west of Route 127, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. entrance to Big Bone State Park is about two miles west of US 127 on St Rt 338 marker is located in the parking lot of the Museum, second driveway to right, off main park road (first driveway to right leads to the picnic area, where there are two more related markers). Marker is at or near this postal address: 3325 Beaver Rd, 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. Big Bone Lick (here, next to this marker); Mary Draper Ingles Mary Ingles (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Big Bone Lick (approx. 0.2 miles away); Big Bone Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. Elwood Mead (approx. 5˝ miles away in Indiana); Piatt's Landing & (approx. 6.3 miles away); Rabbit Hash (approx. 6˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Union.
More about this marker. opposite side of “Big Bone Lick” marker #2
Categories. • Exploration • Paleontology • 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 354 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 22, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.