Lewisburg Neighborhood of Covington, Kentucky

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Lewisburg & Covington, 1912 Picturesque View of Covington
 and Cincinnati from Lewisburg

 

Lewisburg Neighborhood, Covington, Kentucky

Wohrle's Cafe
Corner of Lewis & Baker, c. 1914

 

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Covington Brewing Company
, circa 1900, between
Lewis and Cross
Lewisburg, c. 1930

 

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On Amsterdam by Montague
From a Facebook post by Jim Pat Hartberger
On Amsterdam by Montague
From a Facebook post by Will Lack

 

Lewisburg

West Ninth in Lewisburg
a sketch by Caroline Williams

 

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John Seiler, Lewisburg Brewery,
1888. Seiler's would later become
Bavarian Brewery. Read about a
boiler exploding at the “Lewisburgh”
Brewery, in 1886, here

Lang & Knoll's
 Brewery, Lewisburg

 

Lewisburg Neighborhood, Covington, Kentucky

This picture says, very clearly, that this is the Lewisburg Fire Department.  It's not.
Don't miss the full story on this one, here.

 

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The Fire Department increased the pressure of the fire hydrant at Lewis and Montague in 1909.  These are the before and after pics.

 

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From the Ft. Mitchell to Covington Trolley Line,
 near Lewisburg, May 31, 1917

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"Lewisburg is fast building up, and everything out there has a brisk, business-like appearance, notwithstanding the sea of mud in Lexington Pike between there and Madison Pike" - from Covington's The Ticket, December 23, 1875.

"The work of constructing a new turnpike from Anderson's Ferry, on Ohio River, to Amsterdam,
Lewisburg, was let Friday by the Kenton Fiscal Court." Kentucky Post, June 25, 1898

Brewery Fire in Lewisburg, here. David Schoeder published a history of Lewisburg

Here's Lewisburg's application to be on the National Register of Historic places, complete with photo's, history, and maps.

The Lewisburg Smoking Casino.
 A list of old Lewisburg names - very German - is here.   A poem to Old Lewisburg is here.
The list and poem immediately above are from a Chester Geaslen article on Lewisburg.

Waterspout

Brooklyn Daily Eagle, May 20, 1902

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