Watch history come to life. The Civil War re-enactment 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 www.battleofleatherwood.com to view their schedule of events, schedule a school field trip or learn more about the re-enactment.