Middle Creek Battlefield

3 mi. W of Prestonsburg at jct. of KY 114 and KY 404
Prestonsburg, Kentucky

Historic Document

Middle Creek Battlefield is located in Floyd County, Kentucky certified as a historic location on Thursday March 26, 1992. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Agriculture/Subsistence, Defense, more specifically a Battle Site, Agricultural Fields. Middle Creek Battlefield was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Person, Event and its significance in Politics/Government, Military.

Middle Creek Battlefield Information

Other Name: Battle of Middle Creek
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Garfield,Col. James Abram,et al.
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1862
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Middle Creek Battlefield Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 4000
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: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 8
Number of noncontributing objects: 1
Related Sections:
Prestonsburg Historic Locations Floyd County Historic Locations Kentucky Historic Locations