Sue Bennett College

Sue Bennett College (HM1NAX)

Location: London, KY 40741 Laurel County
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N 37° 7.543', W 84° 5.315'

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Sue Bennett Memorial School, named for Madison Co. promoter, opened 1897 to educated mountain children. Funded by local people and the Methodists, school taught all grades. Commercial Dept. Opened 1901; county high school, 1910-33. Normal school operated, 1900-1920, and became junior college, 1922. Name changed, 1930; closed 1997.
Presented by Friends of Sue Bennett

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Educated more than 11,000 students, 1897-1997. School leaders: J.C. Lewis, 1897-1917; J.E. Savage, 1915-16; Ms. K.J. French, 1916-17; A.W. Mohn, 1917-22; K.C. East, 1922-42; H.V. McClure, 1939; Ms. J. Harrison, 1942-44; Ms. O. Sanders, 1944-58; L. Flynn, 1954; E.F. Hays, 1958-85; J.E. Patterson, 1985-88; Ms. J.K. Stivers, 1988-91; P.G. Bunnell, 1991-97; J. Cheek, 1997.
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number2060
Year Placed2001
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 758649 N 4112786
Decimal Degrees37.12571667, -84.08858333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 7.543', W 84° 5.315'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 7' 32.58" N, 84° 5' 18.9" W
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Area Code(s)606
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-117 College St, London KY 40741, US
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