Mannsville, Kentucky

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Mannsville
Unincorporated community
Mannsville is located in Kentucky
Mannsville
Mannsville
Location within the state of Kentucky
Mannsville is located in the US
Mannsville
Mannsville
Mannsville (the US)
Coordinates: 37°22′21″N 85°11′48″W / 37.37250°N 85.19667°W / 37.37250; -85.19667Coordinates: 37°22′21″N 85°11′48″W / 37.37250°N 85.19667°W / 37.37250; -85.19667
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Taylor
Elevation 738 ft (225 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 42758
GNIS feature ID 497499

Mannsville is an unincorporated community in Taylor County, Kentucky, United States. First called "Manns Lick" for a salt lick discovered on the site by its pioneer settler, American Revolutionary War veteran Moses Mann (c1757-1849), the site is at the junction of Kentucky Routes 70 and 337, some 7 miles east of the county seat of Campbellsville.[1][2] Its elevation is 738 feet (225 m).[3] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 42758.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rennick, Robert M. Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. p. 187. ISBN 0813126312. 
  2. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '06. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2006, p. 42.
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Mannsville, Kentucky, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-09-20. Accessed 2007-12-31.
  4. ^ "Free ZIP Code Lookup with area code, county, geocode, MSA/PMSA, population". www.zipinfo.com. Retrieved 2016-05-14.