Civil War Skirmish

Civil War Skirmish (HM1KJU)

Location: Edmonton, KY 42129 Metcalfe County
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N 36° 59.34', W 85° 38.965'

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On June 7, 1863, a 70-man scouting party of 5th Ind. (Union) Cavalry & 200 men of 1st Brigade of Morgan's Cavalry skirmished here on farm of Mrs. F. E. Wood. Union losses were 2 killed, 4 wounded, and 15 taken prisoner. Confederates suffered no losses and freed 9 CSA prisoners. They pursued the Union soldiers to within six miles of Glasgow.
  Presented by Metcalfe County Historical Society
Marker Number2332
Year Placed2010
Placed ByThe Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways
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Date Added Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 6:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 620190 N 4094504
Decimal Degrees36.98900000, -85.64941667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 59.34', W 85° 38.965'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 59' 20.4" N, 85° 38' 57.9" W
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Area Code(s)270
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1600-1698 KY-80, Edmonton KY 42129, US
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