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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 MarkersTallassee Confederate Officers Quarters - Tallassee, AL

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At the corner of North Ann Ave. & King St. this marker describes the place where a Confederate armory was located and later the buildings uses as officers quarters.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersAlabama, Tennessee & Northern Railroad Depot - Aliceville, AL

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Marker at the intersection of Memorial Parkway (Alabama Route 14) and Broad Street notes the history of railroad lines in Aliceville and Pickens County.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersR.J. Kirksey High School 1958-1971 - Aliceville, AL

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Now the Aliceville Middle School on Columbus Road, this marker notes the history of the site as schools for African-Americans after being moved here in 1958.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Great Pensacola Trading Path - Troy, AL

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The Great Pensacola Trading Path ran from Tuckabatchie, AL to Pensacola, FL.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersCamp Watts Named for Thomas H. Watts

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Located along Union Camp Rd., south of Notasulga, this marker notes the former area of a Civil War camp and cemetery. Camp Watts is currently private property and is used for cattle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersHolloway Tabernacle Church Est. 1912 - Enterprise, AL

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Established in 1912, the first congregational meetings were held in a small former dwelling house.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersWellborn - Damascus, AL

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Wellborn was the first seat of justice for Coffee County, Alabama.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersArwood School Site - New Brockton, AL

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The Arwood School was established here about 1871 and served as educational, cultural, religious and social center of this community until consolidation in 1934.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBoyhood Home of Rev, Bob Jones - Dothan, AL

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The Reverend Bob Jones, (1884-1968), D.D., L.L.D., was an internationally known evangelist and founder of Bob Jones University.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersBurnt Corn Park Cistern - Brewton, AL

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The location of the old cistern covered with trees and brush when it was discovered. The city cleaned up the area and placed this marker to explain the history of the tank.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersThree Notch School - Andalusia, AL

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Now the Andalusia City Hall since 2004, this building was formerly the 3 Notch School built in 1914. The term Three Notch is said to be the distinctive marking of three notches cut into trees to blaze a trail.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersAndalusia City Hall - Andalusia, AL

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Formerly the Three Notch School, the oldest school building in Andalusia. In 2004 the building was renovated and dedicated as the Andalusia City Hall.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersFranklin Cemetery - Brewton, Alabama

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Marker notes the relocation of the Franklin Cemetery to the Union Cemetery. The former location was hidden amid industrial buildings at Georgia Pacific’s Brewton factory and abandoned and unused.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersUnion Cemetery - Brewton, Alabama

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Located on Union Cemetery Road contains about 1900 graves and is still used today. Also located here is the Franklin Cemetery in one corner.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersFolsom Birthplace - Elba, Alabama

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Location on Putnam Street in Elba of birthplace of Jim Folsom, two-time Governor of the State of Alabama. Home was moved here in 2002.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 6/21/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersCity of Daphne

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Historical marker located in Daphne, AL. Marker is located in front of Daphne City Hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member electrical_chris

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/25/2016

last visited: 1/14/2017

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Alabama Historical MarkersEdward Bell High School/Alma Mater - Camp Hill, AL

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Tallapoosa County Training School, later named Edward Bell High School, was the first high school for African Americans in Tallapoosa County, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/25/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFirst Universalist Church of Camp Hill - Camp Hill, AL

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The First Universalist Church of Camp Hill was the largest Universalist church in the southeastern United States in the first half of the 20th century.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/25/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersDaviston School - Daviston, AL

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At the time of its closing in 1988 Daviston School was the smallest school in Alabama with 120 K-12 students.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/25/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersDaviston, Alabama - Daviston, AL

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Daviston, Alabama, incorporated February 16, 1887, is believed to be the first incorporated rural town in Tallapoosa County.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/25/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersBattle of Emucfau - New Site, AL

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The Battle of Emucfau occurred January 22, 1814.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/25/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersTown of New Site - New Site, AL

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The Town of New Site was incorporated on August 23, 1965, to establish a public water system.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/25/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersYoungsville - Alexander City, AL

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Youngsville, established in 1837, was the original name of Alexander City, AL.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/3/2016

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Alabama Historical MarkersNeedmore 1873 - Alexander City, AL

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The Needmore area was settled in the 1870s when people relocated from thw Youngsville area.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 2/3/2016

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFirst United Methodist Church 1872 - Alexander City, AL

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The First United Methodist Church relocated to this site after a fire in 1902.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/3/2016

last visited: never

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