Clark CountyFor General George Rogers Clark, who came to Kentucky territory from Virginia, 1775. He commanded expedition into Illinois territory in 1778-79, taking the British forts which held the northwest for future U S settlement, and capturing commander of area. Originally taken from Bourbon and Fayette; covered area of 5 present counties and parts of 8 others.
|Series||This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series|
|Placed By||Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 6:22pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 747855 N 4208803|
|Decimal Degrees||37.99305000, -84.17750000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 59.583', W 84° 10.65'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 59' 34.98" N, 84° 10' 39.00" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1-17 Cleveland Ave, Winchester KY 40391, US|
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