(Left Side):Battle of Pilot Knob September 26-27, 1864A 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 . . . — — Map (db m38441) HM
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. Cabells . . . — — Map (db m99174) HM
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,
And parting from his regt. entered
On his career of . . . — — Map (db m99168) HM
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
A Memorial to All Our
Service Men Who Have Given
Their Lives for Our Country
Erected by V.F.W. Post 5527
Ft. Davidson Post No. 5527
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Roll of Honor
World War II
Willis E. Asher Everett E. . . . — — Map (db m99169) WM
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