Ohatchee in Calhoun County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Location. 33° 47.694′ N, 86° 1.224′ W. Marker is in Ohatchee, Alabama, in Calhoun County. Marker is on Janney Road 0.1 miles east of Spring Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ohatchee AL 36271, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of “Ten Islands” (approx. 2.6 miles away); Fort Strother (approx. 2.7 miles away); Crook Cemetery (approx. 5.1 miles away); Lincoyer The Tallasahatchie Battle Field (approx. 5.5 miles away); Tallasseehatchee (approx. 6.8 miles away); Major John Pelham (approx. 9.2 miles away); The Birthplace of the “Gallant Pelham” (approx. 9.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ohatchee.
Also see . . . Janney Furnace & Calhoun County Confederate Memorial Park. Website contains the story of Rousseau's Raid & Skirmish at Ten Island Ford. Also stories of Janney Furnace and why it was built and why it was not fully destroyed and never used again to produce iron. (Submitted on December 14, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Industry & Commerce • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 2,650 times since then and 131 times this year. This page was the Marker of the Week Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.