Ellerslie

Ellerslie (HM1C72)

Location: Lexington, KY 40502 Fayette County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 0.826', W 84° 27.601'

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The home which stood on this site from 1787 to 1947 was built by Levi Todd (1756-1807), who named it for his ancestral village in Scotland. He was one of a party of hunters who named Lexington in 1775; first Fayette County clerk; aide to George Rogers Clark, 1779, Kaskaskia Expedition; Maj., Battle Blue Licks; trustee, Transylvania; grandfather of Mary Todd Lincoln.
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HM NumberHM1C72
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
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Marker Number1001
Year Placed1967
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 7:41am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 722979 N 4210387
Decimal Degrees38.01376667, -84.46001667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 0.826', W 84° 27.601'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 0' 49.56" N, 84° 27' 36.06" W
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Area Code(s)859
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2420 Richmond Rd, Lexington KY 40502, US
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