Elizabethtown in Hardin County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1116.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 41.313′ N, 85° 51.244′ W. Marker is in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, in Hardin County. Marker is on Dixie Highway East (U.S. 31W). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elizabethtown KY 42701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morgan's Second Raid (here, next to this marker); Three Forts (here, next to this marker); Lincoln-Haycraft Memorial Bridge (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Make a Street Fight Out of It" (approx. ¼ mile away); General Custer Here The Cannonball (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rineyville Named (approx. 7.5 miles away); Captured and Burned (approx. 9.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabethtown.
More about this marker. Though this is not one of the approximately 15 markers listed on the "John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail in Kentucky" markers series, it does relate to that series of events.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . Trails-R-Us: John Hunt Morgan in Kentucky. (Submitted on December 5, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,185 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.