Limestone Landing

Limestone Landing (HM1KV5)

Location: Maysville, KY 41056 Mason County
Country: United States of America
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N 38° 38.872', W 83° 45.736'

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— 1780's —

Simon Kenton, local militia leader, often greeted new families at Limestone Creek, emptying into the Ohio. Tobacco is inspected and weighed in the late 1780s, when Limestone is chartered as Maysville and Mason County created by Virginia. Folks settle in, or move west or north. President-to-be James Madison visited here before working on our Constitution in Philadelphia.
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HM NumberHM1KV5
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Year Placed1998
Placed ByMaysville-Mason County Area Chamber of Commerce, Limestone Economic Development, Inc
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, June 1st, 2015 at 6:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 259608 N 4281321
Decimal Degrees38.64786667, -83.76226667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 38.872', W 83° 45.736'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 38' 52.32" N, 83° 45' 44.16" W
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Area Code(s)606, 859
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Limestone Landing Park Trail, Maysville KY 41056, US
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