Topmost, Kentucky

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Topmost, Kentucky
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Coordinates: 37°21′31″N82°47′17″W / 37.35861°N 82.78806°W / 37.35861; -82.78806 Coordinates: 37°21′31″N82°47′17″W / 37.35861°N 82.78806°W / 37.35861; -82.78806
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Knott
Elevation
823 ft (251 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
41862
GNIS feature ID505361 [1]

Topmost is an unincorporated community within Knott County, Kentucky, United States.

A 1981 coal mine explosion in Topmost killed eight miners. [2]

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References

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Topmost, Kentucky
  2. Kleber, John (May 18, 1992). The Kentucky Encyclopedia. University Press of Kentucky. p. 523. ISBN   0813128838 . Retrieved 2013-04-18.

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