County Named - 1829

County Named - 1829 (HM2983)

Location: Hawesville, KY 42348 Hancock County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 54.072', W 86° 44.96'

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For John Hancock, 1737-93. Patriot, statesman and soldier. President of Continental Congress, 1775-77, and bold first signer of the Declaration of Independence. Mayor-general of Mass. militia in Revolutionary War, member of the Mass. Constitutional Convention, 1780, governor 1780-85, 1787-93. He presided over Mass. convention to ratify U.S. constitution, 1788.
HM NumberHM2983
Year Placed1964
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 4:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 522037 N 4194882
Decimal Degrees37.90120000, -86.74933333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 54.072', W 86° 44.96'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 54' 4.3200000000002" N, 86° 44' 57.6" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)270
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 310 Madison St, Hawesville KY 42348, US
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