“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Ironton, Missouri

Clickable Map of Iron County, Missouri and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Iron County, MO (34) Crawford County, MO (31) Dent County, MO (3) Madison County, MO (11) Reynolds County, MO (3) St. Francois County, MO (4) Washington County, MO (10) Wayne County, MO (53)  IronCounty(34) Iron County (34)  CrawfordCounty(31) Crawford County (31)  DentCounty(3) Dent County (3)  MadisonCounty(11) Madison County (11)  ReynoldsCounty(3) Reynolds County (3)  St.FrancoisCounty(4) St. Francois County (4)  WashingtonCounty(10) Washington County (10)  WayneCounty(53) Wayne County (53)
Ironton is the county seat for Iron County
Ironton is in Iron County
      Iron County (34)  
      Crawford County (31)  
      Dent County (3)  
      Madison County (11)  
      Reynolds County (3)  
      St. Francois County (4)  
      Washington County (10)  
      Wayne County (53)  
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1 Missouri, Iron County, Ironton — Battle of Pilot KnobSeptember 26-27, 1864
A section of Montgomery's Battery, two 3-inch Ordnance Rifles, under Lt. Simonton, helped drive the rebels back into Shut-In Gap and held them there until fighting ceased at sunset on the 26th. Early the next morning, Simonton's guns, positioned in . . . Map (db m38441) HM
2 Missouri, Iron County, Ironton — General Grant Commission Commemorative
Erected 1886 By the Surviving Veterans of the 21st Regt. Ill. Vol. Inft. To commemorate the spot where their Col. Ulysses S. Grant Received his commission as general, 1861, And parting from his regt. entered On his career of . . . Map (db m99168) HM
3 Missouri, Iron County, Ironton — Iron County - The "Birthplace of 4-H" in Missouri1914
Recognition is given to B.P. Burnham, then county superintendent of schools, for his originality foresight and leadership in organizing the first 4-H clubs in Missouri: one at a high school in Ironton, the other at the one room King School near . . . Map (db m99170) HM
4 Missouri, Iron County, Ironton — Iron County CourthouseBattle of Pilot Knob — September 26, 1864. 2:30 P.M. - 6:00 P.M. —
Pvt. Rector of the 3rd M.S.M. was killed in front of the courthouse. Co. E., 47th Missouri, firing from the courthouse, killed the rebel who shot Rector. They were the first to die in the battle. A cavalry detachment led by Major Wilson drove the . . . Map (db m210339) HM
5 Missouri, Iron County, Ironton — Iron County Missouri Courthouse ComplexNational Register of Historic Places
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m119538) HM
6 Missouri, Iron County, Ironton — Ironton GapBattle of Pilot Knob — September 26, 1864, 2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. —
Ironton Gap, about a quarter mile wide, separates Shepherd and Pilot Knob mountains and divides Arcadia Valley into northern and southern halves. Through the gap passed the road which connected the villages of Pilot Knob and Ironton. Cabell’s . . . Map (db m99174) HM
7 Missouri, Iron County, Ironton — VFW Post 5527 Veterans Memorial
A Memorial to All Our Service Men Who Have Given Their Lives for Our Country Erected by V.F.W. Post 5527 1969 Ft. Davidson Post No. 5527 Veterans of Foreign Wars Roll of Honor World War II Willis E. Asher • Everett E. . . . Map (db m99169) WM
8 Missouri, Iron County, Ironton — War In The Arcadia ValleyMissouri's Civil War
Settlers to what we now call Iron County arrived in the first few decades of the 19th century. Little did they know what would unfold just a few more decades later when the Civil War erupted in Missouri. One of those first settlers was Ephraim . . . Map (db m99167) HM
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Apr. 18, 2024