"Soon after, I returned home to my family, with a determination to bring them as soon as possible to live in Kentucky, which I esteemed a second paradise, at the risk of my life and fortune.
Daniel Boone


Sunday, November 20, 2011

Amos Shinkle Summer Residence Circa 1866

Italianate residence in South Fort Mitchell,Boone County,Kentucky(Adjacent to I-275 West) built in 1866 as a summer residence for Covington developer and builder, Amos Shinkle.Added to National Register of Historic Places in 1983.

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Anonymous said...

This house later belonged to Jimmy Brink, who was a rather notorious character involved in illicit gambling casinos in Northern Kentucky and owner of The Lookout House in Fort Wright. This home is located in lakeside Park, Kenton County, Kentucky.