Henry Clay

Henry Clay (HM15D3)

Location: Lexington, KY 40502 Fayette County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 1.753', W 84° 28.869'

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Pioneer Purebred Livestock Breeder

Brought to "Ashland" and its pastures Hereford Cattle from England, in 1817, and added them to his herd of shorthorns. Here he pioneered thoroughbred horse breeding in the Blue Grass. To this farm he brought jack stock from Spain. Here he bred Merino sheep, Red and Belted hogs, and by his example constantly inspired other farmers to improve their livestock. This memorial is presented by "Country Home Magazine" and dedicated by the Kentucky Live Stock Improvement Association October 21, 1937
HM NumberHM15D3
Year Placed1937
Placed ByCountry Home Magazine & Kentucky Live Stock Improvement Association
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Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 3:58am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 721077 N 4212051
Decimal Degrees38.02921667, -84.48115000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 1.753', W 84° 28.869'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 1' 45.18" N, 84° 28' 52.14" W
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Area Code(s)859
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 120-198 Sycamore Rd, Lexington KY 40502, US
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