Tuscaloosa in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2002 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 33° 12.812′ N, 87° 34.334′ W. Marker is in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in Tuscaloosa County. Marker can be reached from Greensboro Avenue near 2nd Street (Jack Warner Parkway). Click for map. Marker is located in the Black Warrior Riverwalk Park just east or upriver of the Lurleen B. Wallace Blvd Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Tuscaloosa AL 35401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain Benjamin F. Eddins (within shouting distance of this marker); Burns’ Shoals Navigation and Shipbuilding On The Black Warrior River (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Black Warrior River (about 600 feet away); Home Guard Defended Covered Bridge / Bridging The Black Warrior River (about 800 feet away); The M & O Railroad Trestle (approx. ¼ mile away); “The Indian Fires Are Going Out” (approx. 0.3 miles away); Alabama Corps Of Cadets Defends Tuscaloosa (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tuscaloosa.
Also see . . . Horace King by The Encyclopedia of Alabama. (Submitted on March 21, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Antebellum South, US • Bridges & Viaducts • Government •
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