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Corydon in Harrison County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Battle of Corydon

 
 
Battle of Corydon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
1. Battle of Corydon Marker
Also see small marker "General John Morgan - Raid". It is only a few feet away.
Inscription. Site of the Battle of Corydon July 9 - 1863
 
Erected 1963 by Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission. (Marker Number 31.1963.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 38° 12′ N, 86° 7.817′ W. Marker is in Corydon, Indiana, in Harrison County. Marker is on Old Indiana 135 south of West Heidelberg Road NW, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corydon IN 47112, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Battle of Corydon (within shouting distance of this marker); Morgan's Condederate Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Arville L. Funk (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harrison County (Indiana) Fair (approx. half a mile away); Old Capital Bank (approx. 0.8 miles away); Posey House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hottell Insurance Building (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bell Predates the Civil War (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Corydon.
 
Also see . . .
1. Corydon Battle Park. (Submitted on July 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Battle of Corydon Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
2. Battle of Corydon Marker - Wide View

2. Route Morgan's Raiders took. through rough and tumble route to the Battle of Corydon. (Submitted on August 1, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.) 
 
Additional keywords. General John Morgan
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Small Marker:: General John Morgan - - Raid image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
3. Small Marker:: General John Morgan - - Raid
Marched North along this road on Thursday, July 9, 1863 in His raid across Southern Indiana. (Harrison County Historical Society 1930)
Monument with Small Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
4. Monument with Small Plaque
"Battle of Corydon Park" - - sign image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
5. "Battle of Corydon Park" - - sign
This too is also within view on Old Indiana 135 at the entrance to the Park.
The Battle of Corydon Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
6. The Battle of Corydon Memorial Park
Given to the
Harrison County Park Board
by Barbara Hays Hamilton, James H. Hays, and Margaret C. Hays in memory of C. Blaine Hays, Jr.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,863 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.   6. 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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