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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky

 
Clickable Map of Kenton 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 Kenton County, KY (74) Boone County, KY (36) Campbell County, KY (41) Grant County, KY (2) Pendleton County, KY (6) Hamilton County, OH (233)  KentonCounty(74) Kenton County (74)  BooneCounty(36) Boone County (36)  CampbellCounty(41) Campbell County (41)  GrantCounty(2) Grant County (2)  PendletonCounty(6) Pendleton County (6)  HamiltonCountyOhio(233) Hamilton County (233)
Location of Fort Mitchell, Kentucky
    Kenton County (74)
    Boone County (36)
    Campbell County (41)
    Grant County (2)
    Pendleton County (6)
    Hamilton County, Ohio (233)
 
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1Kentucky (Kenton County), Fort Mitchell — 519 — A Confederate Thrust
In the Confederate effort to gain control of Central Ky., Gen. Heth and troops reached outskirts of Covington Sept. 6, 1862 as threat to the North. Object was to hold USA troops here and prevent their moving to resist Bragg's forces nearing . . . Map (db m174596) HM
2Kentucky (Kenton County), Fort Mitchell — Beechwood Historic District
Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1989Map (db m174594) HM
3Kentucky (Kenton County), Fort Mitchell — 1633 — Confederate Financier / Confederate Benefactor
Confederate Financier Eli Metcalfe Bruce, vital link to equipment and food for Southern cause, is buried nearby in Highland Cemetery. He amassed a fortune in meatpacking before War, then moved plants south. He acquired blockade runners to . . . Map (db m174595) HM
4Kentucky (Kenton County), Fort Mitchell — Fort Mitchell Country Club Centennial
This Centennial Mark is to proclaim Fort Mitchell Country Club's historical significance and place in the community. March 27, 2004 On this day we assembled to honor the past, enjoy the present, and anticipate the future of the Fort . . . Map (db m174597) HM
5Kentucky (Kenton County), Fort Mitchell — 1758 — Gen. Ormsby MacKnight Mitchel
Park named for General Mitchel, (1809-62), who assisted in Union defense of Cincinnati during Civil War. Ft. Mitchell, one of 7 forts erected around city, named for him. Born in Ky.; graduate of West Point and served in Mexican War. A . . . Map (db m174593) HM
6Kentucky (Kenton County), Fort Mitchell — Old Fort Mitchell Historic District
Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1989Map (db m174598) HM
 
Jul. 25, 2021