Barbourville in Knox County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
The Battle of Barbourville
September 19, 1861
In appreciation to the following organizations and individuals for their contribution to the Barbourville Civil War Interpretive Park.
(List of organizations and officials)
Erected by Wilderness Road Heritage Highway - National Scenic Byway.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1750.
Location. 36° 52.005′ N, 83° 53.131′ W. Marker is in Barbourville, Kentucky, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of Daniel Boone Drive (State Highway Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Barbourville KY 40906, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named The Battle of Barbourville (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Barbourville (a few steps from this marker); First House in Kentucky (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Cabin in Kentucky (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civil War Actions (approx. 0.3 miles away); County Named, 1799 (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Wilderness Road (approx. 11.6 miles away); Wallsend Mine (approx. 12.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barbourville.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Battle of Barbourville
Also see . . . Battle of Barbourville. (Submitted on September 16, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 16, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,241 times since then and 115 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 16, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.