Tuscumbia in Colbert County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Petrified Conifer Tree / Petrified Lycopod Tree Stump
85-90 Million Years Old Possibly a Bald Cypress from the Cretaceous Period or the Age of Dinosaurs
325 Million Years Old A Member of the Giant Club Mosses from the early Coal Age
Erected by Donated by the Keeten Family Neal and Debbie/Sam Bates and his daughter, Leslie.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Historic Trees marker series.
Location. 34° 43.815′ N, 87° 42.213′ W. Marker is in Tuscumbia, Alabama, in Colbert County. Marker is on S. Main Street. Located in Spring Park Tuscumbia, Al near Waterfall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tuscumbia AL 35674, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tuscumbia Big Spring (within shouting distance of this marker); Cold Water Falls (within shouting distance of this marker); Sacred Tears (within shouting distance of this marker); Jackson's Military Road (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); History of Tuscumbia, Alabama American Indian History (about 500 feet away); U. S. Army M60A3 Main Battle Tank (about 600 feet away); Tuscumbia Railway First Railroad west of Alleghenies (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tuscumbia.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 2,007 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 29, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.