Near Oakville in Lawrence County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Town of Oakville
Erected by Lawrence County Historical Commission Inc.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is December 9, 1833.
Location. 34° 26.691′ N, 87° 10.709′ W. Marker is near Oakville, Alabama, in Lawrence County. Marker can be reached from County Road 187 when traveling north. Near Oakville Indian Mounds Education Center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Danville AL 35619, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Indians (within shouting distance of this marker); Doublehead (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Copena Burial Mound (about 300 feet away); Cherokee Council House Museum (about 300 feet away); Cherokee Indian Removal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oakville Indian Mound (approx. 0.2 miles away); Creek Indian Removal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Streight's Raid (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oakville.
More about this marker. Pass Oakville Indian Mound Museum on right but stay on main road, come to next road crossing, marker is on right near the intersection inside the park.
Also see . . . Oakville, Alabama. (Submitted on March 6, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 4, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 1,506 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on September 21, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 4, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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