McCall's Spring;

McCall's Spring; (tmp-c222a)

Location: Lawrenceburg, KY 40342 Anderson County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 57.937', W 84° 52.446'

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Formerly Cove or Lillard Spring

The McAfee bros., James McCoun, Jr. and Samuel Adams, first white men to explore this area, 1773. Cove Spring and Cove Spring Branch in Franklin Co. boundary line, 1794. Maj. Gen. Kirby Smith, CSA, and troops camped here on their way to join General Bragg Oct. 9, 1862. Only known time Spring's supply was exhausted.
Details
HM Numbertmp-c222a
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Tags
Historical Period18th Century, 19th Century
Historical PlaceOther
Marker TypeHistoric District
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleCommemmorative Marker
Marker Number1121
Year Placed1968
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 10:08pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
Location Description1/2 mile South of Bluegrass Parkway, Anderson County
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 686745 N 4204132
Decimal Degrees37.96561667, -84.87410000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 57.937', W 84° 52.446'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 57' 56.2200" N, 84° 52' 26.7600" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)502
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2141 US-127, Lawrenceburg KY 40342, US
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