Kentucky Route 49

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Kentucky Route 49 marker

Kentucky Route 49
Route information
Maintained by KYTC
Length: 57.000 mi (91.733 km)
Major junctions
West end: US 150 in Bardstown
  US 68 in Lebanon
East end: KY 70 in Liberty
Location
Counties: Nelson, Marion, Casey,
Highway system
KY 48 US 51

Kentucky Route 49 (KY 49) is a 57-mile-long (92 km) state highway in the U.S. state of Kentucky.

Route description[edit]

KY 49 begins at an intersection with U.S. Route 150 (US 150) in Bardstown and travels south towards Loretto. It then heads east-southeast concurrent with KY 52 to Lebanon. It splits with KY 52 in Lebanon and goes southeast to Bradfordsville. After that, it terminates in Liberty, at an intersection with KY 70.

History[edit]

The road has seen improvements from Bradfordsville to Lebanon in recent years which has made the corridor safer and less curvy.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi km Destinations Notes
Casey Liberty 0.000 0.000
KY 70 Bus. (Campbellsville Street)
Southern terminus
0.114 0.183 Hustonville Street (KY 2314 north) Southern terminus of KY 2314
2.551 4.105 KY 1552 east (Brush Creek Road) Western terminus of KY 1552
8.008 12.888 KY 1547 south Northern terminus of KY 1547
11.337 18.245 KY 78 east (Bradfordsville Road) Western terminus of KY 78
Marion Bradfordsville 21.179 34.084 KY 337 north (East Main Street) – Gravel Switch Southern end of KY 337 overlap
22.424 36.088 KY 337 south (Mannsville Road) Northern end of KY 337 overlap
23.053 37.100 KY 1157 west Eastern terminus of KY 1157
Lebanon 29.696 47.791 KY 3321 west (Country Club Drive) – National Cemetery, Metts Drive Industrial Park Eastern terminus of KY 3321
30.323 48.800 US 68 / KY 52 west (West Main Street) – Campbellsville, Perryville South end of KY 52 overlap; 68 both ways, 52 to the east
30.604 49.252 KY 55 north (West Walnut Street) – Springfield South end of KY 55 overlap
30.757 49.499 KY 55 south (West Walnut Street) – Campbellsville, Columbia North end of KY 55 overlap
31.686 50.994 KY 2154 (Veterans Memorial Highway)
31.792 51.164 KY 84 west (St Mary's Road) – St. Mary, Marion Adjustment Center Eastern terminus of KY 84
35.923 57.812 KY 327 south – St. Mary Northern terminus of KY 327
37.260 59.964 KY 52 east – Historic Landmark Maker's Mark Distillery North end of KY 52 overlap
Loretto 39.136 62.983 KY 52 west South end of KY 52 overlap
39.676 63.852 KY 52 east East end of KY 52 overlap
40.867 65.769 KY 152 east – Sisters of Loretto Motherhouse Nerinx Western terminus of KY 152
42.998 69.199 KY 1183 east (Manton Road) Western terminus of KY 1183
Holy Cross 45.872 73.824 KY 457 south (New Haven Road) Northern terminus of KY 457
45.922 73.904 KY 527 south (St. Francis-Holy Cross Road) Northern terminus of KY 527
Nelson 48.484 78.027 KY 46 west (Balltown Road) – Bardstown Eastern terminus of KY 46
49.735 80.041 KY 2735 south (Roberts Road) Northern terminus of KY 2735
52.264 84.111 KY 2735 (Roberts Road)
Bardstown 55.948 90.040 US 150 (Springfield Avenue/East Stephen Foster Avenue) to US 62 / Bluegrass Parkway – Springfield, Mt. Washington, Elizabethtown, My Old Kentucky Home State Park Northern terminus; 62 and state park to the west, parkway to the east
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

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