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Brewton in Escambia County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Union Cemetery

 
 
Union Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 24, 2016
1. Union Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Union Cemetery has been an important resting place for Brewton's loved ones since at least 1879. State officials acknowledged the historical significance of Union Cemetery for our area by adding it to the Alabama Historic Cemetery Register on April 7, 2006.
 
Erected 2007 by the City of Brewton.
 
Location. 31° 6.401′ N, 87° 4.994′ W. Marker is in Brewton, Alabama, in Escambia County. Marker can be reached from Union Cemetery Road 0.2 miles north of College Drive, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Located just inside cemetery gate on right. Marker is at or near this postal address: Union Cemetery Road, Brewton AL 36426, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Franklin Cemetery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Burnt Corn Park Cistern (approx. half a mile away); Ritz Theater (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Leigh Place (approx. 0.7 miles away); Escambia County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Bank of Brewton (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hart Station (approx. mile away); Downing-Shofner School (approx. 1.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brewton.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Union Cemetery entrance gate. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 24, 2016
2. Union Cemetery entrance gate.
Union Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 24, 2016
3. Union Cemetery Marker
A portion of the some 1900 graves at the cemetery.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 117 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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