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Flemingsburg in Fleming County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Old Tobacco Plug Factory

121 E. Electric Ave.

 
 
Old Tobacco Plug Factory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
1. Old Tobacco Plug Factory Marker
Inscription. Built before 1860, this building began as the E.A. DuPuy & Co. Mill & Distillery. Over the years, it has also served as a storage warehouse for the railroad and for a furniture company. It is currently home to an art galley called Banana Tree Studios.
 
Location. 38° 25.245′ N, 83° 44.002′ W. Marker is in Flemingsburg, Kentucky, in Fleming County. Marker is at the intersection of Electric Avenue and East Electric Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Electric Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 Electric Avenue, Flemingsburg KY 41041, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Herman Chittison / Accomplished Jazz Pianist (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gorman Building (about 700 feet away); Fleming Hotel (about 700 feet away); James J. Andrews (about 700 feet away); John F. Day (1913-1982) (about 800 feet away); Fleming County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stockton's Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); Michael Cassidy (1755-1829) (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flemingsburg.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
Old Tobacco Plug Factory & National Landmark markers. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
2. Old Tobacco Plug Factory & National Landmark markers.

E.A. DuPuy & CO
Mill and Distillery
has been
listed in the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
c.1860
Old Tobacco Plug Factory image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
3. Old Tobacco Plug Factory
Now Banana Tree Studios
Rear of Old Tobacco Plug Factory image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 10, 2015
4. Rear of Old Tobacco Plug Factory
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 224 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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