Versailles in Ripley County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
General John Morgan
—Morgan's Raid —
Sunday, July 12, 1863
His raid across southern Indiana
Erected 1924 by Ripley County Historical Society.
Location. 39° 4.324′ N, 85° 15.084′ W. Marker is in Versailles, Indiana, in Ripley County. Marker is on North Main Street north of East Tyson Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located on the East lawn of the Ripley County Courthouse in Versailles, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Versailles IN 47042, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Morgan's Raid (here, next to this marker); Eleazer Wheelock Ripley (a few steps from this marker); Ripley County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stephen S. Harding (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Masonic Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Ripley County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); John Hunt Morgan's Code of Honor (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Johnson Watts (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Versailles.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 437 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on August 9, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.