Place:Bardstown, Nelson, Kentucky, United States

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NameBardstown
Alt namesBairdstown
TypeCity
Coordinates37.816°N 85.463°W
Located inNelson, Kentucky, United States
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Bardstown is a 4th-class city in Nelson County, Kentucky, in the United States. The population was recorded as 11,700 by the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Nelson County. It is named for the pioneering Bard brothers David, who obtained a land grant in what was then Jefferson County, Virginia from Governor Patrick Henry, and William, who surveyed and platted the town[1] but was originally chartered as Baird's Town.

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