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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 MarkersMacedonia Missionary Baptist Church /Macedonia School - Seale, AL

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Marker located about 8 miles east of Seale on CR 18 notes the beginnings of the Baptist Church and one room schoolhouse.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 10/24/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersVillula - Pittsview, AL

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Marker located in front of Villula Methodist Church Cemetery along U.S. Highway 431 but well off the road. Nicely maintained cemetery.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 10/24/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersSt. Peter A.M.E. Church Cemetery - Seale, AL

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Marker for very old African-American cemetery & previous church is located on County Road 22 at Dusty Road. New church and cemetery about one mile east.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/24/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersRocky Mount Cemetery - Millbrook, AL

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This marker is located behind the fence surrounding the Rocy Mount Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/11/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersShorter, Alabama

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Small rural town with a population of around 445 in Macon County. Located east of Montgomery close to Interstate 85 and U.S. 80 and near the Bartram Trail, located in the Tuskegee National Forest

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location: Alabama

date approved: 10/11/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThree Notch Road - Troy, AL

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Located in a downtown Troy square, right next to U.S. Highway 29, this stone etched marker describes how tree's were marked with notches to show the way along the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/11/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Historic Troy Post Office - Troy, AL

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Building nearby was the Troy Post Office until 1980, now Arts Center, and is located at corner of E. Walnut Street and Industrial Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/7/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersPelham, Alabama

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Marker describes the naming and beginnings of the city of Pelham. Marker is located on the Ballantrae golf course.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/25/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBallantrae Golf Course - Pelham, AL

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Marker across the street from the Golf Course clubhouse describes the naming & history of the Pelham public course.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 8/25/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersTown of Wilton - Wilton, AL

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Marker, near town hall, describes the settling of the area and the impact of the railroad on its development.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/25/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersJames Daniel Hardy - Calera, AL

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Marker, near the Lhoist factory on State Highway 25, describes the life of a expert doctor and surgeon, born in the area.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 8/25/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersMount Carmel Church - Pleasant, AL

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Marker describes to beginnings of the Mount Carmel Church and the later changes its name and use. Located on Dallas County Road 12.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBattle of Selma, Redoubt No. 24 - Selma, AL

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Marker explains the fortifications built around Selma and the battle of Selma. The marker is located on Satterfield Street.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Rosemere Cemetery - Opelika, AL

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One of three markers in the Rosemere Cemetery, this one describes the oldest portions of the cemetery from 1869 and its many prominent internments.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNew Rosemere Cemetery - Opelika, AL

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One of three markers in the Rosemere Cemetery, this one describes the later additions to the cemetery and its many prominent internments.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersAfrican-American Rosemere Cemetery - Opelika, AL

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One of three markers in the Rosemere Cemetery, this one describes the beginnings of the African-American section created in 1876.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLieutenant Colonel Dallas B. Smith - Opelika, AL

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Marker at an Opelika armory named after Lt. Col. Smith, a decorated World War I veteran and community leader.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersRosseau's Raid to East Alabama - Opelika, AL

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Marker describes Union General Rousseau's raid, in support of General Sherman, on the Opelika area and its railroads.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersKillgore Scholarships / Some Terms of Scholarships - Opelika, AL

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Marker describes the philanthropy of a local Lee County family who donated over a million dollars to education.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLt. William C. Maxwell / Air Force ROTC - Maxwell AFB, AL

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Markers describe the Montgomery Alabama Air University bases' beginning and being named for Lt. William C. Maxwell. Also the home of USAF ROTC.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersPisgah Primitive Baptist Church - Grady, AL

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Rural church has a beautiful stone wall around it and its cemetery. Located on Gardner Road just below Pisgah Road.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/27/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLine 32° 28´ North Latitude - Smiths Station, AL

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After France gave area to Britain, in the Colonial Era, surveyors marked the boundaries including this one near County Road 430 in south Smiths Station.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/27/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersJ. F. Drake High School / Alma Mater Auburn, AL

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Marker notes the history of a local Auburn High School and lists the lyrics to the school song. Located in northwest Auburn on Spencer Avenue.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/19/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersSigma Alpha Epsilon - Auburn, AL

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Located at the northwest edge just off Auburn University this fraternity was the first one on campus.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/19/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersMax Adams Morris / Max Adams Morris Drill Field - Auburn, AL

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Located on the campus of Auburn University in front of the Nichols Center, notes the life of Max Adams Morris who was killed in the Korean War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 6/19/2014

last visited: never

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