Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Kirby Smith Invades Kentucky



Marker ID: THC 1D 17
Location: U.S. 25W, Campbell County, seven miles southeast of Jellico, TN
County: Campbell
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Waymark: None
 



Text:

Heth's Division, with the army's artillery and subsistence trains, passed into Kentucky through Walker's and Big Creek Gaps, while other combat elements of the Army of East Tennessee moved through Roger's Gap. The two columns reunited at Barbourville, mov