July 18, 1862The first town north of the Mason-Dixon Line to be captured by the Confederate forces during the War Between the States. Brig. Gen Adam R. Johnson with a guerrilla band crossed the Ohio River and confiscated supplies and ammunition without a shot being fired.
|Placed By||Sprinklesford Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 464515 N 4199647|
|Decimal Degrees||37.94371667, -87.40385000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 56.623', W 87° 24.231'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 56' 37.38" N, 87° 24' 13.86" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
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