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Trussville in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Trussville

 
 
Trussville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, January 4, 2010
1. Trussville Marker
Inscription. The Town of Trussville was named for the Truss Family who emigrated from North Carolina in the early 1820's. Trussville was incorporated in 1947. The present City Hall was constructed in 1959 on land patented in 1821 by Warren Truss.
 
Erected 1977 by Alabama Historical Commission / Delia Truss Robert Estate.
 
Location. 33° 37.266′ N, 86° 36.204′ W. Marker is in Trussville, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Main Street (U. S. Highway 11), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 131 Main Street, Trussville AL 35173, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Baptist Church of Trussville (a few steps from this marker); Cahaba Project (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Storehouse Burned By Federal Troops (approx. 0.3 miles away); Trussville, Alabama (approx. 0.4 miles away); Trussville Furnace (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pioneer Massey Cemetery (approx. 4.8 miles away); Center Point, Alabama (approx. 4.9 miles away); The Clay Community (approx. 5.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Trussville.
 
Also see . . .  In Depth History of Trussville
Trussville City Hall & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, January 4, 2010
2. Trussville City Hall & Marker
. (Submitted on January 5, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
 
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Main Street Trussville, Alabama image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, December 21, 2009
3. Main Street Trussville, Alabama
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,141 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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