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Kentucky Historical MarkersWater Tower - Louisville, Kentucky

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The Water Tower of Louisville, Kentucky (1856), is the oldest ornamental water tower in the world, having been built before the more famous Chicago Water Tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Kentucky

date approved: 10/20/2013

last visited: 9/30/2011

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Kentucky Historical MarkersConfederate Cemetery, Perryville, Kentucky

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With the Confederate Army being greatly outnumbered, they made a haste departure, leaving all the dead and most of the wounded. Henry Bottom organized a burial detail and gave the land for the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/16/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersDonelson's Attack,(The Opening Attack), Perryville, Boyle County, Kentucky

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The start of battle was upon Donelson and his Southern troops. With bad reconnaissance, the opening attack was Doomed and the battle was lost from the start.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersDonelson's Brigade, Sgt. Harris B. Cope Memorial, Perryville, Kentucky

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This ia an account of the day of battle. October 8, 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersThe Dye House, Perryville, Boyle County, Kentucky

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The Dye family lived here upto and during the Civil War & some history on Simon Buckner.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersIntroduction, Perryville, Boyle County, Kentucky

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Battle of the Civil War, Bragg & Buell dual for Kentucky, summer of 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersBattle of Perryville, Perryville, Boyle County, Kentucky

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Confederates General Bragg face off with Union General Buell.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/6/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersSite of First Rural Electric Co-Op Substation in County

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Energize 56 miles of line to 115 homes.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/5/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersIllinois Soldiers at Perryville, Perryville, Kentucky

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The Fifty-ninth Illinois Volunteers history at Perryville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersBottom House, Perryville, Kentucky

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Bottom family home durning civil war battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersRussell House, Perryville, Kentucky

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Hstory of this house durning the civil war.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/3/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersGabriel Slaughter, 1767-1830, Harrodsburg, Kentucky 40330

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Lieutenant governor and acting governor

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersBoone's Cave [Not Open To Public], Harrodsburg, Kentucky 40330

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Only cave in Kentucky historically verified as used by Daniel Boone. Not Open To Public

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersWilderness Revival, Harrodsburg, Kentucky

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First of a series of religious revivals conducted in Kentucky during April and May of 1776.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersAn Early Derby Winner / Another Derby Winner, Harrodsburg, KY

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Kentucky Derby winner

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersGraham Springs, Harrodsburg, Kentucky

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History of Harrodsburg's Springs used as resort and a spa.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersKirkland Home, Perryville, Boyle County, Kentucky

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What the war brought to the Kirkland home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersNeighbors-Governors / Mercer Governors, Harrodsburg, Kentucky

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Kentucky Governors

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/31/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersJefferson Davis, Lexington, Kentucky

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Jefferson Davis student at Transylvania University.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/28/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersHistoric Land, Lexington, Kentucky

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Land giving for purpose of a church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/27/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersPFC WESLEY PHELPS / MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

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PFC WSLEY PHELPS MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER IN OHIO COUNTY KENTUCKY

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ReedKyCacheFinders

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/8/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersA Masterful Retreat

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Union soldiers covered a distance of 200 miles in 16 days to retreat from CSA's Morgan's Raiders

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dnrseekers

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/5/2013

last visited: 8/4/2013

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Kentucky Historical MarkersGoose Creek Salt Works

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A description of how a local salt works played a role in the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dnrseekers

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/5/2013

last visited: 8/4/2013

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Kentucky Historical MarkersKNOWN BUT TO GOD

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A Kentucky Historical Marker placed in memory of a unknown solider of the CSA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum Hunters

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/1/2013

last visited: never

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Kentucky Historical MarkersGrant's Proclamation

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A historical marker noting Ullysees S. Grants proclamation to the Citizens of Paducah

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1

location: Kentucky

date approved: 7/26/2013

last visited: 7/26/2013

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