The Old Mansion

The Old Mansion (HMNYD)

Location: Frankfort, KY 40601 Franklin County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 11.963', W 84° 52.413'

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Home of thirty-three Governors during their terms of office and scene of elaborate political and social functions, 1797 to 1914. Thomas Metcalfe, who laid the stone foundation in 1797, later occupied the mansion as the tenth Kentucky Governor, 1828-32. Not used from 1914 to 1956. Then it was renovated and made residence for the Lieutenant Governors.
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number1208
Year Placed1968
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 9:38am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 686200 N 4230074
Decimal Degrees38.19938333, -84.87355000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 11.963', W 84° 52.413'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 11' 57.78" N, 84° 52' 24.78" W
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Area Code(s)502
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 414-498 High St, Frankfort KY 40601, US
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