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Alabama Historical Markers
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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here. This category is for those markers found in the state of Alabama.
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Alabama Historical MarkersHistoric Lakeview Cemetery - Maytown, AL

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Historical Marker placed near a cemetery established for the residents of the Edgewater Mining Camp community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/8/2012

last visited: 9/9/2015

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Alabama Historical MarkersDowntown Graysville - Graysville, AL

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In the latter 1800s and early 1900s, the city of Graysville was called Gin Town because Graysville had only the only cotton gin for miles around.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/8/2012

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersRickwood Field

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Rickwood Field was once home to the Birmingham Barons and the Birmingham Black Barons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/16/2008

last visited: 3/23/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersBrookside's Unique Heritage - Brookside, AL

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Brookside was originally settled by the Samuel and Mary “Polly” Fields family in the 1820s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/8/2012

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBrookside Russian Orthodox Church - Brookside, AL

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Brookside’s Russia Orthodox Church was the first Russian Orthodox Church established south of the Mason-Dixon line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/8/2012

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLynching In America - Brighton, AL

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Marker notes where, in 1908, a Black coal miner was lynched and describes the history of lynching in Alabama and America.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/13/2017

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Lynching of William Miller - Brighton, AL

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William Miller was lynched in 1908 after he was accused of bombing the home of a man named Finley Fuller. The black coal miner was taken from the Brighton jai and hungl. The dynamite explosion was set by whites trying to thwart unionization.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/13/2017

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersJulius Ellsberry - Birmingham, AL

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Julius Ellsberry Memorial, Birmingham, AL

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location: Alabama

date approved: 1/3/2012

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersUnion Baptist Church & Cemetery - Lipscomb, AL

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Union Baptist Church & Cemetery Historical Marker, Lipscomb, AL

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/10/2012

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNorth Birmingham - Birmingham, AL

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North Birmingham Histroical Marker, Birmingham, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/30/2011

last visited: 6/1/2013

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Alabama Historical MarkersBishop Calvin Wallace Woods, Sr. Civil Rights Pioneer and Pastor -- Birmingham AL

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In Alabama state historical marker in honor of Bishop Calvin Wallace Woods, Sr., a local Civil Rights leader, at Kelly Ingram Park in Birmingham AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/9/2019

last visited: 1/16/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersJefferson County Courthouses - Birmingham, Alabama

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Marker is located between Jefferson County main courthouse and Linn Park in Downtown Birmingham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scooter Bill

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/26/2007

last visited: 4/23/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersBirmingham Public Library - Birmingham, Alabama

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Marker is located between Old Birmingham Library and Linn Park in Downtown Birmingham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scooter Bill

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/26/2007

last visited: 4/23/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Alabama Theater - Birmingham, Alabama

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Listed on the National Register of Hisoric Places, the Alabama Theatre in Birmingham, Alabama is a movie palace built in 1927 by the Paramount-Publix Corporation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scooter Bill

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/26/2007

last visited: 2/22/2011

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Alabama Historical MarkersCivil Rights Freedom Riders - Birmingham, Alabama

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This historical marker is located at the site of a former Greyhound bus station where a busload of civil rights "Freedom Riders" were brutally attacked by the Ku Klux Klan on Mothers' Day, May 14, 1961.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scooter Bill

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/29/2007

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersGlen Iris Park - Birmingham, AL

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Glen Iris Park Historical Marker, Birmingham, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/30/2011

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBright Star - Bessemer, AL

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Bright Star Historical Marker, Bessemer, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2012

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersKoikos Restaurant - Bessemer, AL

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Koikos Restaurant Historical Marker, Bessemer, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/9/2012

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersSweet Home - Bessemer, AL

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Sweet Home Historical Marker, Bessemer, AL

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/10/2012

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersHenry W. Sweet - Bessemer, AL

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Henry W. Sweet Historical Marker, Bessemer, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/10/2012

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersEdgewood - Homewood, AL

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Edgewood Historical Marker, Homewood, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/29/2011

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOxmoor Iron Furnaces

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Location of the first blast furnace in Jefferson County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member HotRod205

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/2/2009

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFive Points South -- Birmingham AL

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The state historical marker for Five Points South at Birmingham's cool Art Nouveau/Art Deco shopping district along 20th Street South at Magnolia Avenue

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/9/2019

last visited: 1/16/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersSloss Furnaces - Birmingham, Alabama

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This marker is located at a National Historic Landmark in Birmingham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scooter Bill

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/5/2008

last visited: 2/8/2019

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Alabama Historical MarkersUnited States Pipe and Foundry Company - Birmingham, AL

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United States Pipe and Foundry Company Historical Marker, Birmingham, AL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/6/2011

last visited: 6/2/2013

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