“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Guntersville in Marshall County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)

Section of Core

Section of Core Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, May 4, 2010
1. Section of Core Marker
Drilled from
Limestone Bedrock
during Construction of
Guntersville Dam

Location. 34° 21.532′ N, 86° 17.58′ W. Marker is in Guntersville, Alabama, in Marshall County. Marker is at the intersection of Paddle Wheel Drive (U.S. 431) and Taylor Street, on the right when traveling south on Paddle Wheel Drive. Touch for map. Front of Marshall County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Guntersville AL 35976, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans of Foreign Wars Marshall County (here, next to this marker); Events in Marshall County (here, next to this marker); Ravine Used For Protection Against Yankee Shelling (approx. ¼ mile away); John Gunter (approx. 0.4 miles away); History of Guntersville (approx. 0.4 miles away); Federal Troops Burn Guntersville During Civil War (approx. 0.4 miles away); Claysville Junior High School (approx. 3.6 miles away); A Celebration of 150 Years (approx. 7.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guntersville.
Categories. Man-Made Features
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 3, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 568 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on July 21, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photo   1. submitted on March 3, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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