Newport in Campbell County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1981 by Kentucky Historical Society and the Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 1708.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 39° 5.623′ N, 84° 29.776′ W. Marker is in Newport, Kentucky, in Campbell County. Marker is on East Third Street near Monmouth Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24 East Third Street, Newport KY 41071, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Southgate Street School (approx. 0.2 miles away); General James Taylor Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Licking Furnace / Iron Made in KentuckyJohn James Audubon (approx. 0.4 miles away); Chief Little Turtle (approx. half a mile away); 1749 French Claims to Ohio River Valley (approx. half a mile away in Ohio); The Irish in Cincinnati (approx. half a mile away in Ohio); Cincinnati's German Heritage (approx. half a mile away in Ohio). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
More about this marker. Text on both sides of the marker is identical.
Also see . . . History of the Tommygun. (Submitted on September 22, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 22, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 371 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 22, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.