Category Archive: Kentucky

Oct 26

Bardstown, Kentucky’s old jail is a real trip back in time

Hood and shackles for the 1894 hanging

Bardstown, Kentucky is in Nelson County and is in the heart of the Kentucky Bourbon industry. Bardstown is also home to one of the oldest jails in the area. The original jail structure (now called the front jail) was erected in 1819 and was used until 1874 to house prisoners. In 1874 the “back jail” …

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Sep 15

The Cincinnati South RV park is beautiful but loud

Level gravel sites throughout the park

Cincinnati South Campground is a former KOA location that is now part of the Good Sam Club list of RV parks. The park is located south of Florence, Kentucky just a couple of miles off of Exit 166 from I-75. Head east to Rt. 25, turn right to the park about two miles south. Full …

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