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Maysville in Mason County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Alanant-O-Wamiowee

 
 
Alanant-O-Wamiowee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
1. Alanant-O-Wamiowee Marker
Inscription. Ancient buffalo trace carved in the wilderness by prehistoric animals seeking salt. Trace was later used by buffaloes, mound builders, Indians and pioneer settlers. Also known as Warrior's Trace.
 
Erected by the Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 84.)
 
Location. 38° 38.753′ N, 83° 45.961′ W. Marker is in Maysville, Kentucky, in Mason County. Marker is at the intersection of West 4th Street (Kentucky Route 2516) and East 5th Street, on the right when traveling west on West 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 West 4th Street, Maysville KY 41056, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rosemary Clooney (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stanley Forman Reed (about 600 feet away); Limestone (about 700 feet away); Maysville Academy (about 700 feet away); Kentucky Historian (about 700 feet away); Elisha Green (approx. 0.2 miles away); William G. Kenton (1941-1981) (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Samuel Darrough / Medal of Honor Recipient (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maysville.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Alanant-o-wamiowee trail.
Building behind Alanant-O-Wamiowee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
2. Building behind Alanant-O-Wamiowee Marker
(Submitted on May 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. NoD: Alanant-O-Wamiowee - The Kaintuckeean. (Submitted on May 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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The view east on West 4th Street image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
3. The view east on West 4th Street
Looking west behind marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
4. Looking west behind marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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