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Troy in Pike County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Green Davis Tailgate Terrace

 
 
Green Davis Tailgate Terrace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
1. Green Davis Tailgate Terrace Marker
Inscription. “Tailgating" on the Troy campus was initiated during the 1990’s through the example and leadership of Green Davis. In 1993 the area outside of Memorial Stadium was named in honor of Green Davis for his enduring efforts to boost Trojan spirit and promote enthusiastic pre-game activities and camaraderie. Green Davis was a Troy University alumnus and career officer in the U.S. Marine Corps.
 
Erected by Troy University.
 
Location. 31° 47.868′ N, 85° 57.211′ W. Marker is in Troy, Alabama, in Pike County. Marker is on University Avenue west of South George Wallace Drive, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located near Spartin Hall on the campus of Troy University. Marker is at or near this postal address: 696 University Avenue, Troy AL 36081, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “The Thinker” (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Riddle-Pace Field (about 600 feet away); Pace Hall (about 600 feet away); Shackelford Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cowart Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different
Green Davis Tailgate Terrace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
2. Green Davis Tailgate Terrace Marker
marker also named Cowart Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); McCall Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Troy University (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Troy.
 
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The Green Davis Tailgate Terrace image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
3. The Green Davis Tailgate Terrace
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 571 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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