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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 MarkersFort Davis Railroad Depot - Fort Davis, AL

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Located on U.S. 29, north of Macon County Road 2, this marker describes a 19th century railroad depot used by the Savannah-Americus-Montgomery Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersSite Of the Naval Battery - Spanish Fort, AL

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Located On Union Pass near Spanish Main Street, Spanish Fort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: 12/14/2020

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Alabama Historical Markers1st Division, U.S. Colored Troops Redoubt

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Located near the end of Speckle Trout Route, Spanish Fort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: 12/14/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersUnion Siege Battery No. 21 / 3rd Brigade of Carr's Division

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Located on General Canby Loop northwest of Cora Slocomb Drive, Spanish Fort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: 12/14/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe Final Assault - Spanish Fort, AL

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Located at the end of Cora Slocomb Drive, Spanish Fort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: 12/14/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersThe 8th Iowa Infantry Advancement - Spanish Fort, AL

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Located at the end of Monroe Lane near Southern Way, Spanish Fort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: 12/14/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersUnion Siege Battery No. 16/The Union First Parallel - Spanish Fort, AL

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Located on Southern Way at Pirates Lane, Spanish Fort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: 12/14/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersCaisson Trace - Spanish Fort, AL

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Located on Caisson Trace at Spanish Main Street, Spanish Fort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: 12/14/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersOriginal Falkville Town Hall Building / Falkville Water Tower - Falkville, AL

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Located at North 1st Avenue and East Pike Road, Falkville

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 12/26/2020

last visited: 12/17/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersFuller Memorial Park - Spnaish Fort, AL

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Located between Patrician Dr. W and Patrician Dr. S, Spanish Fort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/26/2020

last visited: 11/16/2020

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Alabama Historical MarkersMount Sinai Rosenwald School - near Prattville, AL

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First public school for African-American students in Autauga County. One of the many Rosenwald schools that was partially paid for the CEO of Sears Roebuck in 1919.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/23/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersMonticello - Banks, AL

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Located on AL-15 next to the Monticello Baptist Church, this marker describes the former county seat of Pike County and its formation and settlers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/23/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersHall Street Baptist Church - Montgomery, AL

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Marker is at the intersection of Hall Street and Lake Street and describes the formation of the church and its role in the Civil Rights struggles of Montgomery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/23/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersMcGaughy Farms - Montevallo, AL

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Located on Salem Road (CR-15), this farm is an Alabama Heritage Farm which is a state designation for farms remaining in a family's hands for at least 100 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/23/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFourth Aviation Squadron Historic District - Maxwell AFB, AL

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Located near the Maxwell AFB Storage Lot & Federal Prison. Access to Maxwell AFB is restricted. Much of the prison compound at Maxwell once housed a segregated African-American military flying group during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/23/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFort Henderson - Athens, AL

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Located near the parking lot of Trinity Congregational Church, on Browns Ferry St, the marker describes a former fort that was the site of a Civil War battle in 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/27/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersCrabb-Stewart-Key-Dotson Home - Hartselle, AL

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Located SE of Hartselle on Nat Key Rd, the house has had many lives, including serving as a treaty house and stagecoach stop on what was first known as Stouts Road,

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/27/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersCarver Elementary School - Decatur, AL

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Located on Church Street, this was the first school in Alabama named for Tuskegee Institute's world-renowned scientist and inventor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/27/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLynching Targeting Black Sharecroppers - Mt Willing, AL

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Marker memorializes the lynchings of Mr. Ed Bracy, Mr. Jim Press Meriweather, and Rev. G. Smith Watkins, three Black sharecroppers and union leaders lynched in Lowndes County in 1935. Marker is located near Mt Willing Church on AL-21.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/16/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersEnslavement & Racial Terror - Mt Willing, AL

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Located along AL-21 at Snow Hill Drive, this marker describes the devastating violence that once took place in Alabama. More than 350 African-Americans were lynched in Alabama in 66 years of which 16 were killed in this county.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 9/16/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLynching in Montevallo - Montevallo, AL

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Marker is located at the intersection of Main & Shelby Street's and recognizes the victims of an 1889 double lynching in Montevallo. Their names are unknown as no one recorded their story.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/6/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLynching in America - Montevallo, AL

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Marker located at the intersection of Main & Shelby Street's. The Community Remembrance Project partners with communities to memorialize documented victims of racial violence throughout American history. Reverse side notes lynching of two local men.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/6/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersVines Funeral Home and Ambulance Service - LaFayette, AL

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Located at the intersection of B Street and 1st Place SW in LaFayette, the marker notes one of the few professions open to African Americans during segregation.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/6/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersOak Bowery - LaFayette, AL

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Located in front of the Oak Bowery United Methodist Church in LaFayette on US-431, it describes the noted attendees of the Oak Bowery schools run by the Methodist Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/6/2020

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersTown of Oak Hill - Oak Hill, AL

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Marker located at intersection of AL-21 and Dale Drive, provides the settlement history of the town and its churches, schools and commercial beginnings.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/6/2020

last visited: never

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