Bath County

Bath County (HMHGE)

Location: Owingsville, KY 40360 Bath County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 8.65', W 83° 45.854'

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Formed from Montgomery County, 1811. Named for its many mineral springs. The birthplace of CSA Gen. John B. Hood and US Senator Richard H. Menefee. Owingsville named for Col. Thomas D. Owings. Organizer US 28th Inf. Reg., 1812. Associate in ownership, operation of Bourbon Iron Works, 1795 - 1822. Host to Louis Philippe of France during part of his exile in US.
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HM NumberHMHGE
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
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Marker Number940
Year Placed1966
Placed ByThe Kentucky Historical Society & the Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 10:52pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 257761 N 4225421
Decimal Degrees38.14416667, -83.76423333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 8.65', W 83° 45.854'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 8' 39.00" N, 83° 45' 51.24" W
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Area Code(s)606
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4300-4398 S Court St, Owingsville KY 40360, US
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