Posted by: Lazer
N 33° 22.974 W 086° 09.369
16S E 578487 N 3694054
Quick Description: A marker with a brief story about a office that used to be here.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 5/26/2008 6:00:36 PM
Waymark Code: WM3WMT
Originally called Jumper's Spring. Site of U.S. Land Office for sale of lands ceded by Creek Indians, 1832. Early courts held here after Talladega County created. Named for Samuel W. Mardis, settled from Tennessee.
Marker Name: Mardsville
Marker Type: Rural Roadside
Located along state highway 21 north. There is a stone marker near also.
Date Dedicated / Placed: 1950
Marker Number: Not listed
Please post a photo of you OR your GPS at the marker location. Also if you know of any additional links not already mentioned about this bit of Alabama history please include that in your log.