Doorway, Kentucky


Doorway is an unincorporated community located in Perry County, Kentucky, United States. Their Post Office closed in 1959.[2]

Doorway
Doorway
Location within the state of Kentucky
Doorway
Doorway (the United States)
Coordinates: 37°17′45″N 83°32′22″W
CountryUnited States
StateKentucky
CountyPerry
Elevation
1,047 ft (319 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
GNIS feature ID511866[1]

The origin of the name "Doorway" is obscure.[3]

References


  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Doorway, Kentucky
  2. http://webpmt.usps.gov/pmt007.cfm. Retrieved 2012-07-30. Missing or empty |title= (help)[dead link]
  3. Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. pp. 141–142.[permanent dead link]