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A place settled by W. H. Lowdenback in 1860 and located three miles east of the Kentucky River, in the southwestern part of Owen County, 6 miles from Owenton, the county seat, 18 miles from Sparta Station, on the L. C. & L. R. R. , its nearest shipping point, and 83 miles from Louisville.  Its exports are tobacco, hogs and cattle.  Population 100.  Mail four times per week.  W. H. Lowdenback, postmaster.

Business Directory

Barton, S. D., carpenter.
Johnson, A. J., General Store
Jones, A. D., general store
Kemper, J. T., general store
Lowdenback, W. H., Drugs
Lowdenback & Shipp, blacksmiths and wagonmakers
Morris, William, blacksmith.
Toon, H. B., carpenter.
Veal, S. A., physician


This info is from the Kentucky State Gazetteer and Business Directory, published in 1876-77 by R. L. Polk in Louisville. Items in bold were bolded in the original