Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
-dedicated May 25, 2000-
Erected 2000 by Alabama Historical Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Education • Parks & Recreational Areas • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1952.
Location. 34° 50.406′ N, 87° 38.745′ W. Marker is in Florence, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker is on Hightower Place near Darby Drive. Marker is located inside the park near the restrooms. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Hightower Pl, Florence AL 35630, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At Andrew Jackson's Military Road (approx. ¼ mile away); Governor Hugh McVay Home Site and Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Larimore Home (approx. 0.9 miles away); Sweetwater (approx. one mile away); Wilson Family Cemetery 19th Century / Slave Cemetery 19th Century (approx. 1.2 miles away); Weeden Heights (approx. 1½ miles away); Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 2.1 miles away); Cotton and Textile Mills (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 1, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 1,943 times since then and 184 times this year. Last updated on July 15, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 7, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.