Place:Highsplint, Harlan, Kentucky, United States


TypeInhabited place
Coordinates36.883°N 83.117°W
Located inHarlan, Kentucky, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Highsplint is a former coal town with an extinct post office in Harlan County, Kentucky, United States. It was named for the High Splint and Seagraves Coal Companies which operated a mine in the town at that time. Highsplint's first post office was established on February 7, 1918, with John D. Casey as postmaster, remaining in operation until 1974.

Research Tips

This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Highsplint, Kentucky. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.