Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Alabama Historical Markers
 allows ratings
Managed By: Icon Here Alabama History Buffs
Description:
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.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]
Currently displaying Alabama Historical Markers

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 1108 Page: 1 of 45 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Image for Birthplace of Albertville - Albertville, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersBirthplace of Albertville - Albertville, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

Albertville is the county seat of Marshall County, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

Image for Seventh District Agricultural School - 1912 - Albertville, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersSeventh District Agricultural School - 1912 - Albertville, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

The Seventh District Agricultural School was the result of an act by the Alabama Legislature in February of 1893 calling for the construction of agricultural schools to be built in each of Alabama’s congressional districts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

Image for A Celebration of 150 Years - Albertville, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersA Celebration of 150 Years - Albertville, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

On Jan. 13, 1860, James C. Miller established a post office in his log cabin home, which also doubled as the community’s first store. Miller named the post office “Albertville” in honor of his father-in-law, Thomas A. Albert.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

Image for Old Bethel United Primitive Baptist Church and Cemetery - Asbury, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersOld Bethel United Primitive Baptist Church and Cemetery - Asbury, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

The Old Bethel United Primitive Baptist Church was organized by 1847 as one of the first churches on Sand Mountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

Image for First Baptist Church of Trussville - Trussville, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersFirst Baptist Church of Trussville - Trussville, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

First Baptist Church of Trussville was organized as Cahawba Baptist Church in 1821.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

Image for Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church /Macedonia School - Seale, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersMacedonia Missionary Baptist Church /Macedonia School - Seale, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/24/2014

last visited: never

Image for Villula - Pittsview, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersVillula - Pittsview, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/24/2014

last visited: never

Image for St. Peter A.M.E. Church Cemetery - Seale, ALview gallery
Log it!

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

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

Image for Rocky Mount Cemetery - Millbrook, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersRocky Mount Cemetery - Millbrook, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

Image for Shorter, Alabamaview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersShorter, Alabama

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/11/2014

last visited: never

Image for Three Notch Road - Troy, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersThree Notch Road - Troy, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

Image for The Historic Troy Post Office - Troy, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersThe Historic Troy Post Office - Troy, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

Image for Pelham, Alabamaview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersPelham, Alabama

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

Image for Ballantrae Golf Course - Pelham, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersBallantrae Golf Course - Pelham, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/25/2014

last visited: never

Image for Town of Wilton - Wilton, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersTown of Wilton - Wilton, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

Image for James Daniel Hardy - Calera, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersJames Daniel Hardy - Calera, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/25/2014

last visited: never

Image for Mount Carmel Church - Pleasant, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersMount Carmel Church - Pleasant, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: 5/7/2013

Image for Battle of Selma, Redoubt No. 24 - Selma, ALview gallery
Log it!

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

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: never

Image for Old Rosemere Cemetery - Opelika, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersOld Rosemere Cemetery - Opelika, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

Image for New Rosemere Cemetery - Opelika, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersNew Rosemere Cemetery - Opelika, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

Image for African-American Rosemere Cemetery - Opelika, ALview gallery
Log it!

Alabama Historical MarkersAfrican-American Rosemere Cemetery - Opelika, AL

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

Image for Lieutenant Colonel Dallas B. Smith - Opelika, ALview gallery
Log it!

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

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

Image for Rosseau's Raid to East Alabama - Opelika, ALview gallery
Log it!

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

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

Image for Killgore Scholarships / Some Terms of Scholarships - Opelika, ALview gallery
Log it!

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

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

Image for Lt. William C. Maxwell / Air Force ROTC - Maxwell AFB, ALview gallery
Log it!

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

in Alabama Historical Markers

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

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

Total Records: 1108 Page: 1 of 45 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)