Little Floyd
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62
N 37° 34.264 W 082° 38.441
17S E 355112 N 4159490
Quick Description: On US 23 in Tram.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 3/29/2015 7:03:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMNKHW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Titansfan
Views: 1

Long Description:
In 1845, Ky. Legislature put Mare Creek farm of Tandy R. Stratton in Floyd County. In Pike since it was formed from Floyd, 1821. Strip separates farm area from Floyd, forming "island" in Pike. Reported to be the only instance in U.S. His grandfather set up Stratton Settlement, 1796, at mouth of Mare Creek and with two others directed laying out of Prestonsburg. 1797.
Marker Name: Little Floyd

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Other

Marker Number (for official markers): 905

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways

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