Fisher's Garrison

Fisher's Garrison (HM1CGS)

Location: Danville, KY 40422 Boyle County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 39.161', W 84° 45.486'

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Stephen Albert Fisher, Rev. War soldier from Va., assigned in 1775 to active duty and wounded while serving with Colonel John Bowman's militia. Returned to Ky. in 1779 with wife Mary Magdalene Garr. He established garrison of military significance in vicinity of 400-acre settlement tract. Bros. Adam (in Rev.) & Barnett followed to Ky.

Presented by Col. Richard Hampton Fisher, S.A.R.
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number1909
Year Placed1992
Placed ByCol. Richard Hampton Fisher, S.A.R. & Kentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 12:47pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 697770 N 4169644
Decimal Degrees37.65268333, -84.75810000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 39.161', W 84° 45.486'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 39' 9.66" N, 84° 45' 29.16" W
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Area Code(s)859, 606
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 401-499 Cecilian Terrace, Danville KY 40422, US
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