Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing
This historic complex works to to preserve and interpret historic farm life on the Ohio River. The restored 1837 Farnsley-Moremen House is the highlight of the 300-acre property, which was originally a farm that prospered thanks to its location along the Ohio River. This river landing was instrumental for area farmers as they transported their grain and other farm products. Today the property is owned and managed by Jefferson County, and conatins a number of interpretive exhibits. In 1989, an archaeological survey of the grounds as conducted by the University of Kentucky.
Backstory and Context