Near Franklin in Simpson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1989 by the Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1850.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 38.016′ N, 86° 33.816′ W. Marker is near Franklin, Kentucky, in Simpson County. Marker is at the intersection of Nashville Road (U.S. 31W) and Tennessee Route 259, on the right when traveling north on Nashville Road. Touch for map. Marker has been moved a few yards south of its original location after some landscaping and curbing that has been done. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6110 US 31 West, Franklin KY 42134, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tennessee / Kentucky (a few steps from this marker in Tennessee but has been reported missing); Civil War in Tennessee Replica of Stone #38 (approx. ¾ mile away); Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Duval-Groves House (approx. 1.1 miles away in Tennessee); Fort Smith (approx. 1.5 miles away in Tennessee); Birthplace of T.O. Chisholm / Noted Hymn Writer (1866-1960) (approx. 2.4 miles away); "Riding into The Sunset" (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 333 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 15, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. 4. submitted on May 17, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. 5. submitted on May 15, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.