Courthouse Burned

Courthouse Burned (HM1EI7)

Location: Stanton, KY 40380 Powell County
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N 37° 51.186', W 83° 51.582'

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Twenty-two Kentucky courthouses were burned during Civil War, nineteen in last fifteen months; twelve by Confederates eight by guerrillas, two by Union accident. See map reverse side. Courthouse and records at Stanton and other buildings were burned by guerrillas, spring of 1863. Buildings rebuilt, June 1, 1864, jail and records again burned.
HM NumberHM1EI7
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number587
Year Placed1963
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 10:35am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 248399 N 4193371
Decimal Degrees37.85310000, -83.85970000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 51.186', W 83° 51.582'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 51' 11.16" N, 83° 51' 34.92" W
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Area Code(s)606
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4561 State Hwy 2486, Stanton KY 40380, US
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