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Historical Markers in Bonnieville, Kentucky

 
Clickable Map of Hart County, Kentucky and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Hart County, KY (55) Barren County, KY (40) Edmonson County, KY (20) Grayson County, KY (10) Green County, KY (15) Hardin County, KY (72) Larue County, KY (24) Metcalfe County, KY (11)  HartCounty(55) Hart County (55)  BarrenCounty(40) Barren County (40)  EdmonsonCounty(20) Edmonson County (20)  GraysonCounty(10) Grayson County (10)  GreenCounty(15) Green County (15)  HardinCounty(72) Hardin County (72)  LarueCounty(24) Larue County (24)  MetcalfeCounty(11) Metcalfe County (11)
Munfordville is the county seat for Hart County
Bonnieville is in Hart County
      Hart County (55)  
ADJACENT TO HART COUNTY
      Barren County (40)  
      Edmonson County (20)  
      Grayson County (10)  
      Green County (15)  
      Hardin County (72)  
      Larue County (24)  
      Metcalfe County (11)  
 
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1Kentucky (Hart County), Bonnieville — 1299 — An Indian Ambush
In 1788, William Smuthers, Gilbert LeClerc and his wife, pioneers, were on their way to settle the land they bought, which later became the site of Munfordville. The men were killed by Indians, about 4 mi. SE of here. The deed taken as part of the . . . Map (db m39936) HM
2Kentucky (Hart County), Bonnieville — 2454 — Bacon Creek Bridge
The Louisville & Nashville RR, completed in 1859 and running north and south, was used by both Union & Confederate armies. Bridge spans on the line were particularly targeted by raiders. The L&N bridge crossing Bacon Creek was destroyed several . . . Map (db m174379) HM
3Kentucky (Hart County), Bonnieville — 530 — Bacon Creek Bridge
The L & N R.R. bridge near here, a main USA supply line between Louisville and Bowling Green, was destroyed by Confederate troops in late 1861. Before repairs were complete, Morgan's Raiders burned it Dec. 5, 1861. This act brought Morgan's daring . . . Map (db m38507) HM
4Kentucky (Hart County), Bonnieville — Bacon Creek Trestle
The unlucky L&N Railroad trestle over Bacon Creek received harsh treatment at the hands of Confederate raider John Hunt Morgan not once, but twice during the Civil War. The first destruction, in August 1861, was the first of many attacks Morgan . . . Map (db m39938) HM
 
 
  
 
 
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Jun. 28, 2022