Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Kirby Smith Invades Kentucky



Marker ID: THC 1D 16
Location: U.S. 25W, Campbell County, on southern outskirts of Jellico, TN
County: Campbell
Coordinates:   
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

With Stevenson's Division holding Morgan's Federals safe in Cumberland Gap, Maj. Gen. Kirby Smith with Cleburne's and Churchill's Divisions, passed through Roger's Gap. Going via Barbourville over difficult mountain roads, they arrived before Richmond whe