Hyden in Leslie County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
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Erected 1964 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 558.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 9.751′ N, 83° 22.428′ W. Marker is in Hyden, Kentucky, in Leslie County. Marker is at the intersection of Dryhill Road (State Highway 257) and Main Street (State Highway 80), on the right when traveling south on Dryhill Road. Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of the Leslie County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Hyden KY 41749, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leslie County (here, next to this marker); Finley Mine Disaster Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Sgt. Willie Sandlin Redbud Capital of the World (a few steps from this marker); Leslie County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Mary Breckinridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hurricane Creek Miner Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Hurricane Creek Mine Disaster (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hyden.
Also see . . . Frontier Nursing Service - Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on June 15, 2015.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 15, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 157 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 15, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.