Mount Vernon in Rockcastle County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1979 by Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 1644.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 21.171′ N, 84° 20.314′ W. Marker is in Mount Vernon, Kentucky, in Rockcastle County. Marker is on Main Street near Church Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is one of several in the front lawn of the Rockcastle County Courthouse. It is often missed, as it is the back side of another marker. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 E Main St, Mount Vernon KY 40456, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Col. James Maret (1855- 1936) (here, next to this marker); Rockcastle County, 1810 (here, next to this Rockcastle Co. War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) (a few steps from this marker); Cox Building History (within shouting distance of this marker); Fish – Hiatt Building (within shouting distance of this marker); PFC David M. Smith / Medal of Honor Winner (approx. 7.3 miles away); Sambrook Hotel (approx. 7.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Vernon.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 19, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 227 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 19, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.