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Located in the northern tip of Kentucky and fortuitously bordered by rivers on two sides, Newport has flourished for over 200 years. Col. James Taylor of Caroline County, Virginia, received a military grant for 1,500 acres, and his son Hubbard selected and surveyed a tract of wilderness along the Ohio River. This area was chosen and named Newport in honor of Christopher Newport, a British privateer who commanded several early expeditions to Virginia, including the voyage transporting the first permanent colonists to ...

Newport 2004, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738517285

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Newport 2004, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531611811