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Grayson in Carter County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Civil War Reunion

 
 
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By Don Morfe, April 15, 2014
1. Civil War Reunion Marker
Inscription.  In their blue and gray uniforms for over forty years, Civil War veterans gathered here annually, around campfires, with song and story, friends and former foes, revived war memories, and always a pilgrimage to graves of their comrades in cemetery of the hill.
 
Erected 1964 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 221.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 20.298′ N, 82° 56.898′ W. Marker is in Grayson, Kentucky, in Carter County. Marker is at the intersection of Landsdown Avenue and College Street on Landsdown Avenue. The marker is located on the grounds of Kentucky Christian University. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grayson KY 41143, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War I Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); William Jason Fields (approx. 0.4 miles away); County Named, 1838 (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Masterful Retreat
Civil War Reunion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2014
2. Civil War Reunion Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Pactolus Furnace / Iron Made in Kentucky (approx. 2 miles away); Grave of Lucy Virgin Downs (approx. 5.9 miles away); Hopewell Furnace / Iron Made in Kentucky (approx. 5.9 miles away); Laurel Furnace / Iron Made In Kentucky (approx. 7.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grayson.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 446 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 17, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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