1793Built by stonemason and Baptist minister Lewis Craig. Struck by lightning in 1909, burned to its stone foundation. Built of limestone, building was 50 ft. X 23 ft. with 2 ft. thick walls. Cupola for bell sat atop 25 ft. Octagonal tower topped by weathervane & gilded ball. Slave auctions held on courthouse lawn.
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 255470 N 4277864|
|Decimal Degrees||38.61561667, -83.80855000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 36.937', W 83° 48.513'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 36' 56.22" N, 83° 48' 30.78" W|
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|Area Code(s)||606, 859|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 500-598 S Court St, Maysville KY 41056, US|
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