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Versailles in Ripley County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

General John Morgan

 

—Morgan's Raid —

 
General John Morgan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 7, 2011
1. General John Morgan Marker
Inscription.

Marched north along this road on

Sunday, July 12, 1863

in

His raid across southern Indiana

 
Erected 1924 by Ripley County Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 4.324′ N, 85° 15.084′ W. Marker is in Versailles, Indiana, in Ripley County. Marker is on North Main Street north of East Tyson Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Located on the East lawn of the Ripley County Courthouse in Versailles, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Versailles IN 47042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Morgan's Raid (here, next to this marker); Eleazer Wheelock Ripley (a few steps from this marker); Ripley County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stephen S. Harding (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Masonic Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Ripley County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); John Hunt Morgan's Code of Honor (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Johnson Watts (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Versailles.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Full View - - General John Morgan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 7, 2011
2. Full View - - General John Morgan Marker
East Entrance - - Ripley County Courthouse - - - Built 1860 image. Click for full size.
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3. East Entrance - - Ripley County Courthouse - - - Built 1860
Long View - - General John Morgan Marker image. Click for full size.
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4. Long View - - General John Morgan Marker
Left View - - General John Morgan Marker image. Click for full size.
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5. Left View - - General John Morgan Marker
Right View - - General John Morgan Marker image. Click for full size.
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6. Right View - - General John Morgan Marker
North/East Corner - - Ripley County Courthouse - - Versailles, Indiana image. Click for full size.
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7. North/East Corner - - Ripley County Courthouse - - Versailles, Indiana
South/East Corner - - Ripley County Courthouse - - Versailles, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 7, 2011
8. South/East Corner - - Ripley County Courthouse - - Versailles, Indiana
Marker can be seen to the extreme right in this photo.
South/West Corner - - Ripley County Courthouse - - Versailles, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 7, 2011
9. South/West Corner - - Ripley County Courthouse - - Versailles, Indiana
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 397 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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