Elkins' Ferry

Both banks of the Little Missouri R., about 10 mi. N of Prescott
Prescott, Arkansas

Historic Document

Elkins' Ferry is located in Nevada County, Arkansas certified as a historic location on Tuesday April 19, 1994. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, Landscape, more specifically a Battle Site, Forest. Elkins' Ferry was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event, Person and its significance in Military.

Elkins' Ferry Information

Other Name: Battle of Elkins' Ferry
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Steele, Frederick, et al.
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1864
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Elkins' Ferry Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 5750
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Prescott Historic Locations Nevada County Historic Locations Arkansas Historic Locations