Killen in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Muscle Shoals Canal
1836 - 1918
Erected by Brooks High School Classes.
Location. 34° 51.436′ N, 87° 32.527′ W. Marker is in Killen, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 72 and Lock 6 Road on U.S. 72. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1560 Highway 72, Killen AL 35645, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Killen (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lone Cedar Church of Christ (approx. 4.7 miles away); St. Florian Historic District (approx. 4.8 miles away); St. Michael's Catholic Church (approx. 4.9 miles away); Center (Centre) Star (approx. Wilson Family Cemetery 19th Century / Slave Cemetery 19th Century (approx. 5 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Photo of canal construction. (Submitted on March 8, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • Notable Places • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,781 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.