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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 MarkersHistory of the Town of Thomaston - Thomaston, AL

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Located at Thomaston Town Pond, this marker notes the beginnings and history of the town of Thomaston, Alabama.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/14/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersAtmore, Alabama

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Marker located on East Nashville Ave in downtown Atmore describes the beginnings of the city and a little of its history.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/2/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersWilliams Station, Alabama (1866-1897) - Atmore, AL

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Marker near the old Atmore train station on Highway 31, notes the early history of Atmore and the railroad influence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/2/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersCanoe Station - Canoe, AL

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Marker along Highway 31 near Atmore, notes the early settlement of rural area initially important during the Civil War and for its mineral springs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/2/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBlocton Coke Ovens/Blocton - West Blocton, AL

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Construction began on the Blocton's bee-hive coke ovens in 1887. By 1892, 467 ovens were producing coke for furnaces at Oxmoor, Bessemer, Birmingham and Trussville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/2/2014

last visited: 7/15/2014

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Alabama Historical MarkersWest Blocton, Alabama - West Blocton, AL

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West Blocton, AL was incorporated in 1901.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/2/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Ship A.M.E. Zion Church - Montgomery, AL

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Marker on Holcombe Street notes the history of the Old Ship AME Zion Church and its role in education.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBaptist Collegiate Institute - Newton, AL

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The Baptist Collegiate Institute was organized in 1898.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersHead's Land Yielded Fruits of Success - Headland, AL

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Located in the Headland town square this marker describes the beginnings of the town and its history.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFirst Baptist Church of Headland - Headland, AL

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Located on Church Street in Headland this marker notes the history of the First Headland Baptist Church.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersBelle Ellen - West Blocton, AL

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The mining town of Belle Ellen was named for Henry F. DeBardeleben's daughter, Belle, and wife, Ellen. DeBardeleben was a noted industrialist of the era.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersIndian Treaty Boundary Line - Screamer, AL

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One of a series of markers showing the boundary line between the Creek Indians and the Mississippi Territory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersHeadland, Alabama / Headland Public Square - Headland, AL

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Located in the town square this two-sided marker notes the history of Headland and the building of the town square on Main Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersMount Enon Primitive Baptist Church - Erwin, AL

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Marker is at the intersection of Henry County Roads 54, 75 and 68 and describes the beginnings of the early Mount Enon church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersIndian Treaty Boundary Line - Screamer, AL

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One of a series of markers showing the boundary line between the Creek Indians and the Mississippi Territory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOld Center Methodist Church/Old Center Cemetery - Newville, AL

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Located at the intersection of County Roads 89 and 109 outside Newville, AL this marker gives the history of the church and old cemetery that includes graves from the American Revolution to the Vietnam War.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersHilliardsville - Screamer, AL

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Information on the beginnings of the Hilliardsville Post Office. Marker is located on Henry County Road 92, just north of Alabama Highway 95.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLiberty United Methodist Church - Screamer, AL

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Located on Henry County Road 92, just north of Alabama Highway 95, this marker denotes the history of the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLawrenceville - Lawrenceville, AL

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This marker describes the early settlers of the former town of Lawrenceville and is located at the intersection of Henry County Roads 119 and 37.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLawrenceville Academy - Lawrenceville, AL

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Located at the intersection of Henry County Roads 119 & 37, this marker highlights one of the then top educational schools in Alabama and one of its graduates, Alabama Governor Oates.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersShowplace of the South

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Located about 5 miles south of Shorterville on Henry County Road 47, this marker notes the location of a colonial home of Colonel James Bennett along the Chattahoochee River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersNew Providence Primitive Baptist Church Site - Glenwood, AL

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Located on Crenshaw County Road 6, this marker shows the nearby location of Civil War era church.

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location: Alabama

date approved: 4/1/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersSite of Highland Home College - Highland Home, AL

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Former location of an early coeducational school located on US 331 in Highland Home. Now it is a public PK thru Grade 12 school serving about 800 students.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersAllred House & Cemetery - Goshen, AL

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Located just south of Troy on County Road 2290 this historic house is one of the oldest houses in Pike County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersPiney Grove Primitive Baptist Church and Cemetery - Headland, AL

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History of a rural Primitive church a few miles northwest of Headland, Alabama.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/6/2014

last visited: never

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