Benton in Marshall County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Civil War Action
Erected 1962 by the Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 545.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 51.056′ N, 88° 20.998′ W. Marker is in Benton, Kentucky, in Marshall County. Marker is at the intersection of Poplar Street (U.S. 641) and 16th Street, on the right when traveling north on Poplar Street. Touch for map. Located at the entrance to the H.H. Lovett Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1529 Poplar Street, Benton KY 42025, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James R. Lemon (1848-1919) (approx. 0.3 miles away); County Named, 1842 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kentucky Writer (approx. 0.4 miles away); Benton County Vietnam Conflict Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Marshall County Civil War Cannon (approx. half a mile away); Shelby McCallum (approx. 0.9 miles away); Inundated Site (approx. 6.1 miles away); Andrew Jackson Smith (approx. 11.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Benton.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 22, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. 4. submitted on September 23, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.