Friday, October 10, 2008
Hardin County – Elizabethtown, Kentucky
US Bullion Depository at Ft. Knox, KY
("The Gold Vault")
Each bar of gold weighs around 27 1/2 pounds and has an average value of $152,300. The total value of the gold in the vaul is $100 Billion, the largest stor of gold bullion in the United States. The Gold Vault was built in 1935.
Elizabethtown Chamber of Commerce sent this great picture of the gold at Ft. Knox.