Birmingham in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Five Points South
Erected 1983 by Birmingham Historical Society / Five Points South Neighborhood Association.
Location. 33° 30.042′ N, 86° 47.766′ W. Marker is in Birmingham, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of 20th Street South and 11th Avenue South, on the right when traveling north on 20th Street South. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Birmingham AL 35205, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other School of Medicine (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Little Theater Clark Memorial Theatre Virginia Samford Theatre (approx. 0.6 miles away); Before Birmingham: Jones Valley (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mineral Railroad Trestle (approx. 0.6 miles away); Industry (approx. 0.6 miles away); A New City (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Lone Pine Mine (approx. 0.6 miles away); Vulcan Statue (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Birmingham.
Also see . . .
1. Photo of Five Points South circa 1910. Image of Five Points South from the Birmingham Public Library Digital Collection. This image shows the streetcar turntable that was located at Five Points South. The builing on the right is the Highlands United Methodist Church. (Submitted on January 29, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
2. Five Points South Website - History of Five Points. (Submitted on January 29, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings • Notable Places • Railroads & Streetcars •
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