(about 200 yards south)Here on March 11, 1818, Ambrose Carlton, Thomas Beagley and James Scotts, commissioners, organized Lawrence County and its first five townships, appointed officers, fixed Palestine as county seat and ordered first elections. The first court convened here on June 4, 1818.
|Placed By||Lawrence County Sesquicentennial Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 3:10am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 548657 N 4302868|
|Decimal Degrees||38.87331667, -86.43908333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 52.399', W 86° 26.345'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 52' 23.94" N, 86° 26' 20.70" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 607 Indiana's Historic Pathways - North Spur, Bedford IN 47421, US|
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