Chalybeate Springs

Chalybeate Springs (HM1KKT)

Location: Russell Springs, KY 42642 Russell County
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N 37° 3.35', W 85° 5.326'

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A health resort long known as Big Boiling Springs, operated before 1850 by family of Sam Patterson, among the earliest settlers. Log cabins (12) called Long Row were built for guests who came here for amusement, pleasure, and the medicinal iron and sulphur water. In 1898, large hotel built which burned in 1962. The spring has been capped for use as a well.
Marker Number1233
Year Placed1969
Placed ByThe Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 at 2:03pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 669938 N 4102774
Decimal Degrees37.05583333, -85.08876667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 3.35', W 85° 5.326'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 3' 21" N, 85° 5' 19.56" W
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Area Code(s)270
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 247 KY-379, Russell Springs KY 42642, US
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