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Near Seale in Russell County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Indian Trail

 
 
Indian Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By James L.Whitman, January 23, 2021
1. Indian Trail Marker
Inscription.  Oldest route from Atlantic to Southwest. In 1805 it became Federal Road, over which pioneers traveled from Milledgeville to St. Stephens. Oglethorpe, Lafayette, Burr and others used this trail.
 
Erected 1952 by Edward Waters Chapter Daughters of American Colonists.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Colonists series list.
 
Location. 32° 20.682′ N, 85° 8.112′ W. Marker is near Seale, Alabama, in Russell County. Marker is on Old Seale Road/Magnolia Greene Hwy (County Road 137 at milepost 102), 0.2 miles west of U.S. 431, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Seale AL 36875, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Bacon McDonald (approx. 3.2 miles away); Seale United Methodist Church (approx. 3.6 miles away); Creek Settlements in Russell County (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Second Creek War in Russell County (approx. 3.7
Indian Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By James L.Whitman, January 23, 2021
2. Indian Trail Marker
miles away); Early Russell County and the Town of Seale (approx. 3.7 miles away); Old Russell County Courthouse (approx. 3.7 miles away); Holland McTyeire Smith (approx. 3.9 miles away); Villula (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seale.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 25, 2021, by James L.Whitman of Eufaula, Alabama. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Last updated on January 26, 2021, by James L.Whitman of Eufaula, Alabama. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 25, 2021, by James L.Whitman of Eufaula, Alabama. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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