Confederate Monument of Mt. Sterling (NRIS 97000675)
Machpelan Cemetery. 1.5 mi. E of jct. of US 460 and KY 713,
KY. County/parish: Montgomery.
1 contributing object.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
July 17, 1997.
Part of Civil War Monuments of Kentucky MPS
Also known as:
- Confederate Monument of Mt. Sterling
- The Confederate Monument in Mt. Sterling overlooking Mt. Sterling, Kentucky in Montgomery County, Kentucky, commemorates those who fought for the Confederate States of America. It is inscribed by passages from the Bivouac of the Dead.
On July 17, 1997, the Confederate Monument in Mt. Sterling was one of sixty-one different monuments related to the Civil War in Kentucky placed on the National Register of Historic Places, as part of the Civil War Monuments of Kentucky Multiple Property Submission. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/97000675