Lewis and Clark in Kentucky - Danville

Lewis and Clark in Kentucky - Danville (HMXKK)

Location: Danville, KY 40422 Boyle County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 38.735', W 84° 46.205'

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In December 1806, William Clark, coleader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition to the Pacific Ocean, visited his nephews in school in Danville. Clark was en route to Washington to report to President Jefferson and other government officials about the journey. Over.

It is likely that the Expedition coleader Meriwether Lewis visited Danville in November 1806 with Expedition veterans and a Mandan Indian delegation while traveling the Wilderness Road eastward to Washington.
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series, and the Lewis & Clark Expedition series.
Marker Number2216
Year Placed2006
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 9:12am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 696731 N 4168831
Decimal Degrees37.64558333, -84.77008333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 38.735', W 84° 46.205'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 38' 44.10" N, 84° 46' 12.30" W
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Area Code(s)859, 606
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-198 W Main St, Danville KY 40422, US
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