Hanson in Hopkins County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1996 by the Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1971.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 25.042′ N, 87° 28.921′ W. Marker is in Hanson, Kentucky, in Hopkins County. Marker is on Sunset Road (Kentucky Route 260) 0.1 miles west of Hanson Road (U.S. 41), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Sunset Road, Hanson KY 42413, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hanson (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Forrest Reconnoitered (approx. 5.4 miles away); Rosenwald High School / Professor C. L. Timberlake Army of Six (approx. 6.1 miles away); County Named, 1806 (approx. 6.2 miles away); Courthouse Burned (approx. 6.3 miles away); Gov. Ruby Laffoon (approx. 6.4 miles away); The Hockersmith House (approx. 6.4 miles away).
Also see . . . The Civil War In Madisonville & the Partisan Rangers. (Submitted on September 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.