About the Kentucky Waterways Project

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The Kentucky River Heritage project explores the history and archaeology of the navigable waterways of Kentucky, from prehistoric river use to steamboats to river-based industries. Under the direction of Dr. Chris Begley of Transylvania University, this project welcomes students, professionals, and members of the public to share knowledge about this important element of Kentucky’s past

.Please email Chris Begley at cbegley@transy.edu for more information, to get information about upcoming field projects, and to share information or story about the river heritage of Kentucky.photo2