Located just east of downtown Louisville, Butchertown is a fascinating mix of architectural styles, businesses, and history. The neighborhood is named for the early Louisville butchers who found the area's strategic location on Beargrass Creek and its proximity to the Frankfort and Shelbyville turnpikes ideal for their operations. The link to butchers was further solidified when the Bourbon House, later called the Bourbon Stock Yard, was established in 1834, anchoring Butchertown as Louisville's meatpacking neighborhood. ...

Louisville's Butchertown 2010, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738566658

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Louisville's Butchertown 2010, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531643713

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