Frankfort in Franklin County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
General James Wilkinson.
Virginia Legislature Oct., 1786.
Chosen Capital of Kentucky
Erected by Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 105.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 11.885′ N, 84° 51.947′ W. Marker is in Frankfort, Kentucky, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 60) and Glenns Creek Road, on the right when traveling west on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frankfort KY 40601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Daniel Boone - Pioneer / Grave of Daniel Boone (a few steps from this marker); Lt. Presley N. O'Bannon, USMC (approx. 0.3 miles away); Daniel Boone's Grave (approx. 0.3 miles away); Frankfort State Hospital And School Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); State Arsenal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Winnie A. Scott Hospital First Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Old Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frankfort.
Categories. • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
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