Kentucky Features & Landmarks (Physical, Cultural & Historic Features)

Kentucky Physical Features, Cultural Features & Historical Landmarks

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Kentucky
Physical Features
Arches 33
Areas 19
Bars 22
Basins 48
Bays 32
Benches 1
Bends 194
Capes 23
Cliffs 162
Falls 17
Flats 94
Forests 13
Gaps 255
Guts 34
Islands 106
Lakes 223
Pillars 30
Ranges 21
Rapids 3
Ridges 678
Springs 206
Streams 11,905
Summits 1,275
Swamps 26
Valleys 1,807
Woods 3
Kentucky
Cultural Features
Airports 195
Bridges 152
Buildings 1,627
Canals 63
Cemeteries 5,112
Channels 2
Churches 4,749
Civil 1,037
Crossings 101
Dams 77
Harbors 3
Hospitals 168
Levees 1
Locales 937
Mines 109
Oilfields 9
Parks 281
Post Offices 200
Reserves 3
Reservoirs 262
Schools 2,456
Towers 440
Trails 56
Tunnels 26
Wells 1
Kentucky Historical
Features/Landmarks
Airports 31
Areas 1
Bars 3
Bends 1
Bridges 20
Buildings 29
Cemeteries 16
Churches 284
Civil 13
Crossings 47
Dams 6
Flats 1
Gaps 1
Harbors 1
Hospitals 3
Islands 7
Lakes 8
Locales 1,358
Military (Historical) 12
Mines 22
Oilfields 1
Parks 23
Populated Places 1,166
Post Offices 2,125
Reservoirs 8
Ridges 2
Schools 1,459
Springs 33
Streams 4
Summits 3
Towers 1
Tunnels 1
Valleys 4
Wells 4

Kentucky's National
Historic Landmarks
30
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.