Russell County

Russell County (HM1KKR)

Location: Jamestown, KY 42629 Russell County
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N 36° 59.039', W 85° 3.755'

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Established, 1825, out of parts of Adair, Wayne, Cumberland. Named for Col. Wm. Russell (1758-1825). Lieut., Revolution; came Fayette Co., Ky. In Indian campaigns of 1791 and '94. At Tippecanoe, 1811. Succeeded Gen. Wm. H. Harrison in command Ind., Ill., Mo. frontier. Representative in Ky. Legislature for 13 sessions. Jamestown was established by Legislature, 1827.
Marker Number954
Year Placed1966
Placed ByThe Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 672429 N 4094849
Decimal Degrees36.98398333, -85.06258333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 59.039', W 85° 3.755'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 59' 2.34" N, 85° 3' 45.3" W
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Area Code(s)270
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near KY-92, Jamestown KY 42629, US
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