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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Whitfield stump, which has been on campus since 1961, recently moved from its longtime location in front of White Hall Classroom Building to the Mining and Minerals Building. 

What’s the cost of admission at UK? One 230-million-year-old stump

Bailey Vandiver April 8, 2019

Paul Guthrie was a UK student in 1961, when a 230-million-year-old stump was donated to the university. It was given by a man named George Whitfield, earning it the nickname of “the Whitfield stump.”In...

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