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McCalla in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Fowler House 

 
 
Fowler House  Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 5, 2015
1. Fowler House  Marker
Inscription.  
Built near West Blocton, Al in 1860 by Winston Stewart, a local contractor. Mr. and Mrs. Fowler occupied the house from 1928 until their death.

Restored as a country School to be a part of the Learning Center in 1978...

  Donated by the heirs of, and in memory of Isaac M. Sallie Fowler...
 
Erected by Tannehill Furnace & Fowler Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1860.
 
Location. 33° 14.947′ N, 87° 4.137′ W. Marker is in McCalla, Alabama, in Tuscaloosa County. Marker can be reached from Confederate Parkway south of Tannehill Road, on the left when traveling south. Marker is located in Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12632 Confederate Pkwy, Mc Calla AL 35111, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tannehill Furnaces (within shouting distance of this marker); Eighth Iowa Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); Tannehill Ironworks
Fowler House  Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 5, 2015
2. Fowler House  Marker
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(about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Site 1861-1865 (about 600 feet away); Blower House (about 600 feet away); Pipe DL & CO 1889 (about 700 feet away); Bessemer Sewer System (about 700 feet away); "Hot Pot", Ensley Works (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McCalla.
 
Also see . . .  Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park. Park website homepage (Submitted on August 28, 2017.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 27, 2017, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 166 times since then and 14 times this year. Last updated on September 5, 2017, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 27, 2017, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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