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

Twickenham Historic District

 
 
Twickenham Historical District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 25, 2009
1. Twickenham Historical 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 offical name.

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

National Register of Historical Places 1973
 
Erected 1973 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 34° 43.871′ N, 86° 34.475′ W. Marker is in Huntsville, Alabama, in Madison County. Marker is on California Street near White Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located across the street from Maple Hill Cemetery. 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. Maple Hill Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Twickenham Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Leroy Pope Mansion 1814 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Helion Lodge No. 1 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Green Academy
Twickenham Historical District Marker & Maple Hill Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 25, 2009
2. Twickenham Historical District Marker & Maple Hill Cemetery
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Huntsville Female College (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Howard Weeden Home (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntsville.
 
Categories. Antebellum South, US
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 5, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 917 times since then and 44 times this year. Last updated on July 17, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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