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Photo of Newburg store before the creation of Kentucky Lake, provided by Tommy Wells.

Newburg, Kentucky

Guerilla warfare, a post office named “Blood” and a solitary tombstone in the heart of Kentucky Lake.  Those are the eyebrow-raising storylines of Newburg, Kentucky’s history. Located underneath the waters…

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A photo of the sprawling general store at Shiloh, Kentucky, provided by John Holland. The photo was taken sometime around 1911.

Shiloh, Kentucky

Shiloh, Kentucky traces its roots back to the establishment of the first post office on July 24, 1850, operated by E. P. Chandler.  Very little is known about Shiloh during…

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