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Near West Point in Hardin County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Replica of Earthen Wall Cannon Emplacement

 
 
Replica of Earthen Wall Cannon Emplacement Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 5, 2018
1. Replica of Earthen Wall Cannon Emplacement Marker
Inscription.  This is a scaled down replica of the construction and reinforcement wall of Civil War fortifications much like the actual walls of Fort Duffield would have looked. Fort Duffield is located 300 feet above this site and accessible by a quarter mile trail at the end of the parking lot. Funding for this sign provided by a grant from Louisville Civil War Roundtable
 
Erected by Louisville Civil War Roundtable.
 
Location. 37° 59.504′ N, 85° 56.752′ W. Marker is near West Point, Kentucky, in Hardin County. Touch for map. Marker is located in Fort Duffield Park. Marker is in this post office area: West Point KY 40177, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Louisville, Henderson & St. Louis Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Redoubt (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Fort Duffield (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Duffield (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Fort Duffield (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stuckey Gun (approx. ¼ mile away); Civil War Fort (approx. half a mile away); West Point (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
 
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Replica of Earthen Wall Cannon Emplacement Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 5, 2018
2. Replica of Earthen Wall Cannon Emplacement Marker
Forts, CastlesWar, US Civil
 
Replica of Earthen Wall Cannon Emplacement image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 5, 2018
3. Replica of Earthen Wall Cannon Emplacement
Fort Duffield image. Click for full size.
By Charles I. Kelly, 1861
4. Fort Duffield
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 15, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on March 22, 2019, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 15, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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