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By Dave Knoch, November 15, 2015
Site of Blue Licks Battlefield
Kentucky (Robertson County), Carlisle — Blue Licks Battlefield
On August 19, 1782, Pioneers suffered a bitter defeat and were routed by their Revolutionary War enemies.

Captain Caldwell concealed his British and Indian army along the ravines leading from this hilltop to the Licking River. Advancing into this . . . — Map (db m90717) HM

Kentucky (Robertson County), Carlisle — Buffalo Trace
Long before the Pioneer came to Kentucky, herds of buffalo roamed this region. A wide path, known as a Buffalo Trace, was made by the buffalo and later used by Indians and Pioneers. This Trace extended from the Ohio River to the salt springs at Blue . . . — Map (db m90682) HM
Kentucky (Robertson County), Carlisle — Great Indian Warrior Trading Path
A western branch of this vital Colonial Road passed close to this area on the original Animal Trace formed by migrating animals seeking salt deposits. It is the northernmost portion of the Warriors Path in Kentucky. It connects the Shawnee in the . . . — Map (db m90638) HM

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