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Perryville in Boyle County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Perryville Battlefield

 
 
Perryville Battlefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 26, 2003
1. Perryville Battlefield Marker
Inscription.
Perryville Battlefield
has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
this site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating and illustrating
the history of the United States

U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
1961

 
Erected 1961 by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 37° 40.494′ N, 84° 58.247′ W. Marker is in Perryville, Kentucky, in Boyle County. Marker is on Park Road, on the left. Click for map. Marker is at the end of the Perryville Battlefield Park Road, on the wall around the Confederate cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Perryville KY 40468, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Perryville Confederate Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Battle of Perryville (a few steps from this marker); Squire Henry P. Bottom (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Cemetery
Perryville Battlefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, March 31, 2012
2. Perryville Battlefield Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Army of the Ohio (within shouting distance of this marker); Perryvile and the Emancipation Proclamation (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers' Reaction to Lincoln's Emancipation (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Perryville.
 
Also see . . .  The Battle of Perryville. (Submitted on August 8, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Perryville Battlefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, March 31, 2012
3. Perryville Battlefield Marker
Perryville Battlefield Map image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 1983
4. Perryville Battlefield Map
Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 26, 2003
5. Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site
The Perryville Battlefield Marker is located in the Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,392 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2, 3. submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.   4. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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