Briensburg, Kentucky

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Briensburg is an unincorporated community in Marshall County, Kentucky, United States. [1]

History

Briensburg (also spelled historically Briensburgh) contained a post office from 1856 until 1905. [2] Briensburg was incorporated in 1861. [3]

Briensburg was hit by the deadly Western Kentucky EF4 tornado on December 10, 2021. However, the tornado was at EF2 intensity at this location.

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References

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Briensburg, Kentucky
  2. "Marshall County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 23 January 2015. Retrieved 22 January 2015.
  3. Collins, Lewis (1877). History of Kentucky. p. 543.

Coordinates: 36°54′13″N88°19′25″W / 36.90361°N 88.32361°W / 36.90361; -88.32361