Hobson House

Hobson House (HMQSZ)

Location: Bowling Green, KY 42101 Warren County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 0.694', W 86° 27.59'

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Located at the West end of Main St. Home of Col. Atwood G. Hobson, lawyer, banker and Union officer, begun, 1860. During Confederate occupation of Bowling Green, 1862, CSA Gen. Simon B. Buckner saved house at request of his friend, USA General W. E. Hobson, son of owner. Used as munitions depot. After the war, Col. Hobson made this his home until death, 1898.
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HM NumberHMQSZ
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
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Marker Number1127
Year Placed1968
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 7:22am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 548054 N 4096291
Decimal Degrees37.01156667, -86.45983333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 0.694', W 86° 27.59'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 0' 41.64" N, 86° 27' 35.40" W
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Area Code(s)270, 502
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1100 W Main Ave, Bowling Green KY 42101, US
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