Near Burlington in Boone County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Passage To Freedom From Slavery
Memorial to the Undergrond Railroad in Boone County, Kentucky
—Another Marker in Rabbit Hash —
Dedicated 21 March, 2005 by the Problem Solving Team, a diverse group of students, grades five through eight, St. Joseph Academy, Walton, Kentucky. The team designed a memorial package as part of the monument challenge sponsored by the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. The memorial design was awarded a first place of $500 in 2004.
A display of the design components can be viewed in the Rabbit Hash Museum.
Location. 38° 56.52′ N, 84° 50.8′ W. Marker is near Burlington, Kentucky, in Boone County. Marker can be reached from Lower River Road. Click for map. marker is in a backyard, behind the Rabbit Hash Roofing Co., and Art Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10145 Lower River Rd, Burlington KY 41005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rabbit Hash (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio County Veteran's Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away in Indiana); a different marker also named Ohio County Veterans Memorial Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away in Indiana); Ohio County Court House (approx. 0.8 miles away in Indiana); Piatt's Landing & (approx. 1.7 miles away); Fulton Burying Ground (approx. 2.2 miles away in Indiana); The Dinsmore Homestead (approx. 4.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Burlington.
Additional keywords. Underground Railroad
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR •
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