January 10, 1862Middle Creek was Eastern Kentucky's largest and most significant Civil War battle. It was fought during the first phase of the war, when it was still doubtful which government would control the region. The Confederates never regained the strategic advantage they lost as a result of this battle.
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|Date Added||Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 5:18am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 340011 N 4168600|
|Decimal Degrees||37.65063333, -82.81360000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 39.038', W 82° 48.816'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 39' 2.28" N, 82° 48' 48.96" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1 State Hwy 404, Prestonsburg KY 41653, US|
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