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Kenton County, 1889

Kenton County, 1935
red lines are roads, 
black lines are railroads

Kenton County, 1935
Magisterial District Map from 1940



Mostly Boone, but some Kenton in this 1866 Railroad Map
You'll want the key to what all those red lines are.  It's here.


This is a set of 7.5 topographic maps of Kenton County from the 1950's.
Covington Newport
Covington (1950) Latonia (1952)
Indendence Alexandria
Independence (1950) Visalia (1953)
Walton DeMossville
Piner (1950) Morning View (1953)


kenton co map Map L&N at Independence
This hand-drawn map is by Edith Claire George, who drew it to go with her history of Covington and Kenton County.  Read it here(pdf) Northern Kenton, 1930, with some interesting road proposals Covington, 1883


This exceptionally detailed map of a small portion of Covington is from 1886 is a Sanborn Fire Map. They were originally created to assist insurance companies to assess risk for underwriting fire insurance, hence “fire maps.” We've downloaded this single page from the Library of Congress' site for Sanborns. This map is one of ninety-seven (97!) in the Covington-Newport set from 1886. You can download them all in incredible detail. Check back from time to time at their site, to see if they digitize the later sets from 1906 an 1909. Those later sets are available now, in black and white, at the Kenton County Library's site.


Rennick Map Kenton Map Rennick Map
Robert Rennick drew this map of the locations
of a number of places in Kenton County which
had post offices at one time or another
Kenton Map, 1923 Structural Map, 1931



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Covington, 1835

A map of the various Northern Kentucky Ohio River Ferries
from the Facebook page of the Behringer-Crawford Museum
Covington, 1938. 
Note there's a key to
selected attractions.





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Ludlow / West
Covington, 1884
Covington, 1884 (the dashed
line is a "Horse Railway Line")
Topographic Map of
Northern Kenton
County, 1912

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Fort Mitchell / Crescent
Springs, 1937
Erlanger / Elsmere, 1937 Covington, 1860