Florence in Boone County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Skirmish at Florence
Erected 1962 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 550.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 17, 1862.
Location. 38° 59.915′ N, 84° 37.601′ W. Marker is in Florence, Kentucky, in Boone County. Marker is at the intersection of Dixie Highway (U.S. 25) and U.S. 42, on the right when traveling south on Dixie Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Florence KY 41042, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Clinton Blankenbeker House (approx. Ό mile away); First Baptist African American Church, Florence Dr. Gladys Rouse House (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Uri Lloyd (1849-1936) / Stringtown on the Pike (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hopeful Lutheran Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Timberlake (approx. 1.9 miles away); Erlanger Depot / Erlanger Proper Subdivision (approx. 2 miles away); Erlanger Depot (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 343 times since then and 80 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on April 30, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. 2. submitted on August 31, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.