The Talbott Tavern

The Talbott Tavern (HM1ESW)

Location: Bardstown, KY 40004 Nelson County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 48.546', W 85° 28.04'

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The stone portion of the Talbott Tavern dates before 1790 —- probably built to serve as Salem Academy. The first owner of record about 1800, Wm. Rose Hynes began to add brick wings to the stone part. He started the tavern operation with the first license about 1805. It became known as the Hynes House, serving as a stage coach stop on the Louisville - Nashville Turnpike through the 19th century. Another west side brick wing was added about 1840 and the resulting lobby area was enclosed by George Talbott in 1905. During his tenure the Hynes House became the Talbott Tavern. It has now operated continuously for 200 years offering food, drink, and lodging to travelers and guests from all over the world, both famous and commoner.
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Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 634916 N 4185740
Decimal Degrees37.80910000, -85.46733333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 48.546', W 85° 28.04'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 48' 32.76" N, 85° 28' 2.40" W
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Area Code(s)502
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1779 Court Square, Bardstown KY 40004, US
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