Brashearville/Battle of Leatherwood Site

Battle of Leatherwood Site Photo


526 Blue Goose Hollow Rd.
Cornettsville KY 41731

Watch history come to life. The Civil War re-enactment held in October, includes a reconstructed community. The Re-enactment of the Battle of Leatherwood is a three day event held the fourth weekend in October. This American Civil War battle was over a salt works operation, which occurred in the fall of 1862. The Re-enactment of the Battle of Leatherwood includes a living history Civil War camp and a Civil War ball, in addition to two battles. The battlefield is located across from the Leatherwood Blackey Clinic at 464 Ky. Hwy. 699 in Cornettsville, Kentucky. Visit their website at to view their schedule of events, schedule a school field trip or learn more about the re-enactment.