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 Tanner'​s Station was the first settlement in [[boone_county|Boone County]], Kentucky. Baptist Reverend, [[john_tanner|John Tanner]], bought 2000 acres with John Taylor along the [[ohio_river|Ohio River]] in 1791 from John Woolpur of Philadelphia. Reverend John Tanner settled in what is now known as [[petersburg|Petersburg]],​ Kentucky, although the name Petersburg was not decided until 1818. Tanner'​s Station was built on a Fort Ancient Indian village dating to about AD 1200. This site was very conspicuous for Indians with its fertile land and being right on the river. Tanner'​s Station was the first settlement in [[boone_county|Boone County]], Kentucky. Baptist Reverend, [[john_tanner|John Tanner]], bought 2000 acres with John Taylor along the [[ohio_river|Ohio River]] in 1791 from John Woolpur of Philadelphia. Reverend John Tanner settled in what is now known as [[petersburg|Petersburg]],​ Kentucky, although the name Petersburg was not decided until 1818. Tanner'​s Station was built on a Fort Ancient Indian village dating to about AD 1200. This site was very conspicuous for Indians with its fertile land and being right on the river.
  
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-  * [[biographies|John Tanner]] +  * Lost River Towns in Boone County video: ​[[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=cmZ3TZyne1s&​feature=youtu.be|Part 1]][[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=QvBdMUCgJcE&​feature=youtu.be|Part 2]], [[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=5t0YB9YAPy4&​feature=youtu.be|Part 3]], [[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=LD4WJEwfcsU&​feature=youtu.be|Part 4]]
-  * [[petersburg|Petersburg]]+
  
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-  * [[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=cmZ3TZyne1s&​feature=youtu.be|Lost River Towns in Boone County Video, Part 1]] +===== Related Topics ===== 
-  * [[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=QvBdMUCgJcE&​feature=youtu.be|Lost River Towns in Boone County Video, Part 2]] +  * [[biographies|John Tanner]] 
-  * [[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=5t0YB9YAPy4&​feature=youtu.be|Lost River Towns in Boone County Video, Part 3]] +  * [[petersburg|Petersburg]]
-  * [[http://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=LD4WJEwfcsU&​feature=youtu.be|Lost River Towns in Boone County Video, Part 4]]+
  
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