Estill's Defeat

Estill's Defeat (HM1KLL)

Location: Mount Sterling, KY 40353 Montgomery County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 3.922', W 83° 56.702'

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Here on March 22, 1782, in Battle of Little Mountain, Captain James Estill and 7 of his force of 25 pioneers were killed in desperate hand-to-hand fighting with a band of 25 marauding Wyandots.
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HM NumberHM1KLL
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Marker Number153
Placed ByThe Kentucky Department of Highways
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Date Added Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 241636 N 4217163
Decimal Degrees38.06536667, -83.94503333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 3.922', W 83° 56.702'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 3' 55.32" N, 83° 56' 42.12" W
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Area Code(s)859
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-64 State Hwy 1991, Mount Sterling KY 40353, US
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