Perryville (HMV8C)

Location: Perryville, KY 40468 Boyle County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 39.034', W 84° 57.068'

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Established as Harberson's Fort before 1783 by James Harberson, Thomas Walker, Daniel Ewing and others at the crossroads of Danville-Louisville and Harrodsburg-Nashville routes. Town laid out by Edward Bullock and William Hall, 1815, named for Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, victorious at Battle of Lake Erie in 1813. Incorporated by act of Ky. Legislature, January 17, 1817.
HM NumberHMV8C
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number1284
Year Placed1969
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 3:09pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 680745 N 4169020
Decimal Degrees37.65056667, -84.95113333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 39.034', W 84° 57.068'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 39' 2.04" N, 84° 57' 4.08" W
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Area Code(s)859
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201-213 Smith St, Perryville KY 40468, US
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