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Huntsville in Madison County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Twickenham Historic District

 
 
Twickenham Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, October 29, 2010
1. Twickenham Historic District Marker
Inscription. Designated by the City of Huntsville, Alabama March 23, 1972. This district is a living museum of American architectural styles dating from 1814. It encompasses about one~half of the original Town of Twickenham, Huntsville's first official name.

Approximate boundaries:   North ~ Randolph Avenue;
East ~ California Street;   South ~ Lowe Avenue;
West ~ Franklin Street

National Register of Historic Places 1973

 
Erected 1973 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 34° 43.697′ N, 86° 34.98′ W. Marker is in Huntsville, Alabama, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of Franklin Street SE and Williams Avenue SE, on the right when traveling south on Franklin Street SE. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntsville AL 35801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Public Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); Alabama’s Constitution And Statehood (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site - Alabama’s First Constitutional Convention (about 500 feet away); Howard Weeden Home
Twickenham Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, October 29, 2010
2. Twickenham Historic District Marker
Looking south along Franklin St. across Williams Ave.
(about 600 feet away); Harrison Brothers Hardware (about 700 feet away); Helion Lodge No. 1 (about 800 feet away); The Church Of The Nativity, Episcopal (about 800 feet away); Tallulah Bankhead / I. Schiffman Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Huntsville.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 587 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on December 23, 2016.
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